3rd Plenary Meeting of
the Paris Agreement Article 6 Implementation Partnership

March 19th, 2024 from 19:00 to 22:00 JST
(12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. CEST, 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. EDT)


  • To update on A6IP activities which align with the work program for A6 implementation by the key partnerorganizations
  • To share lessons learned/best practices as well as challenges from partner countries
  • To promote synergies for the Article 6 implementation towards high integrity carbon markets throughpartnering with the private sector and identifying their roles in the work program


All partners


Summary of the 3rd Plenary Meeting adobe PDF icon [PDF 2MB]

Agenda (MC: Hayato Nakamura, A6IP Center)

Time (JST) Agenda Speakers
19:00–19:05 Opening Remarks Yutaka Matsuzawa, Vice-Minister for Global Environmental Affairs, Ministry of Environment, Japan
Session 1: Updates on A6IP activities and work program for A6 implementation
  • Updates on A6IP activities
  • A6IP work program for 2024-2025
Kazuhisa Koakutsu, Director, A6IP Center adobe PDF icon [PDF 2MB]
Supanut Chotevitayatarakorn, Program Manager, A6IP Center adobe PDF icon [PDF 670KB]
  • Work program of UNFCCC secretariat
  • Work program of WB/ PMI
Perumal Arumugam, UNFCCC Secretariat (TBC) adobe PDF icon [PDF 572KB]
Hari Gadde, Senior Climate Change Specialist, Practice of Climate Finance and Economics Unit, Climate Change Group. World Bank adobe PDF icon [PDF 649KB]
19:50-20:05 Q&A/Comments from the audience
Session 2: Sharing lessons learned on A6 Implementation
  • Country status/ efforts onArticle 6
  • What are the key challenges,opportunities, and good practices in Article 6 to scale up?
  • Sharing thoughts and lessons for the Article 6implementation on theground
Diana Khan, Ph.D., Program Manager, A6IP Center adobe PDF icon [PDF 547KB]
Paweena Panichayapichet, Manager, Carbon Credit Certification Office, Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization, Thailand adobe PDF icon [PDF 2MB]
Raïda El Elj, Director of Implementation and Support Mechanisms, Climate Change National Coordination Unit, Ministry of Environment,Tunisia. adobe PDF icon [PDF 660KB]
Dr. Krishan Kishor Garg, Joint Director/Scientist-D (HSM DIVISION), Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, India
Dr Alick Muvundika, MZaAS Acting Deputy Director, NISIR, Zambia adobe PDF icon [PDF 799KB]
Dr. Alexandra Soezer, Gulf Organization for Research and Development- GORD (Discussant)
20:45-21:00 Q&A/Comments from the audience
Session 3: Panel discussion on A6IP actors in the private sector
21:00–21:45 The vital roles of the private sector inaccelerating the implementation of Article 6/ high integrity carbonmarkets Moderator: Kazuhisa Koakutsu, Director, A6IP Center
Andrea Bonzanni, International Policy Director, IETA
Raffaella Infanti, Engagement Manager, VCMI (TBC)
Ben Rattenbuy, Vice President of Policy,Sylvera adobe PDF icon [PDF 3MB]
Hugh Salway, Senior Director, MarketDevelopment and Partnerships, Gold Standard adobe PDF icon [PDF 392KB]
21:45–21:55 Q&A/Comments from the audience
21:55-22:00 Closing Remarks Yasuo Takahashi, Executive Director, IGES

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