2nd Authorization Working Group of the Paris Agreement Article 6 Implementation Partnership

September 26th, 2023, from 19:00 to 21:30 JST
(12:00pm-2:30pm CEST, 6:00am-8:30 am EDT)


  • Introduce the Paris Agreement Article 6 Implementation Partnership (A6IP) Center;
  • Exchange information from partner countries and organizations involved in the authorization and institutional arrangements for Article 6;
  • Promote the development of a tool for authorization.


All partner countries and relevant partner organizations


Summary of the 2nd Authorization Working Group adobe PDF icon [PDF 193KB]

Agenda (Moderator: Kazuhisa Koakutsu, MC: Abdessalem Rabhi (A6IP Center))

Time (JST) Agenda Speakers
19:00-19:05 Overall Introduction
Introduction of A6 IPC
Kazuhisa Koakutsu, Director of A6IP Center, IGES adobe PDF icon [PDF 780KB]
Setting the Scene
19:05-19:15 Introduction to Authorization Xavier Tibau Alberdi, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC Secretariat) adobe PDF icon [PDF 137KB]
Session 1: Information sharing on A6 Authorization from partner countries
19:15-19:45 Presentations on the status of and the efforts for authorization from partner countries Krittaya Chunhaviriyakul, Director of Climate Measure and Mechanism section, Strategy and International Cooperation Division, Department of Climate Change and Environment, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Thailand adobe PDF icon [PDF 338KB]
Tirivanhu Muhwati, Climate Change Scientist -Market Mechanisms, Ministry of Environment, Climate and Wildlife Management, Zimbabwe Government adobe PDF icon [PDF 756KB]
19:45-20:00 Discussion All participants
Session 2: Information sharing on A6 authorization from supporting agencies
20:00-20:20 Presentations on the status of and the efforts for authorization from supporting agencies Thiago Chagas, Lead – Global PM, Carbon Pricing Unit, Global Green Growth Institute adobe PDF icon [PDF 405KB]
Hari Gadde, Senior Climate Change Specialist, Carbon Markets and Innovation Practice of the Climate Change Group, World Bank adobe PDF icon [PDF 739KB]
20:20-20:35 Discussion All participants
Session 3: Discussion about the development of a tool for authorization
20:35-20:55 Presentation on tool’s preparation from A6 IPC Abdessalem Rabhi, Programme Manager, A6IP Center,IGES adobe PDF icon [PDF 2MB]
20:55-21:15 Discussion All participants
Way forward
21:15-21:30 Discussion on the way forward All participants