COP22: Side Event (18 Nov)

Outcome report of UNFCCC COP22 Side Event in Marrakesh, Morocco

“The Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM): Achievements and current progress of projects implementation”

Japan and 16 partner countries are cooperatively developing and implementing the JCM, which is one of international market based mechanisms in active operation. In this side event, panelist from MOEJ and JCM partner countries including Indonesia, Cambodia, Chile and Mongolia discussed about the recent progress, achievements and expectations on the implementation of the JCM. In addition, updates on UNFCCC discussion on market mechanism was introduced by UNFCCC secretariat. The event was attended by around 60 participants including but not limited to government officials and experts.



Friday, 18 November 2016 15:00-16:30



Japan Pavilion



The Ministry of the Environment, Japan (MOEJ) and the Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center, Japan (OECC)





Side Event Flyer


  • Introduction
  • Mr. Makoto Kato, Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center, Japan (OECC)
Presentation session
Discussion session
  • “Progress and prospects of the JCM”
  • Facilitator: Mr. Makoto Kato (OECC)
  • Discussants:
  • – Mr. Uy Kamal, Ministry of Environment, Cambodia
  • – Mr. Gonzalo Guaiquil Smoje, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Chile
  • – Mr. Dicky Edwin Hindarto, Indonesia JCM Secretariat
  • – Mr. Gerelt-Od Tsogtbaatar, Ministryof Environment and Tourism (MET), Mongolia
  • – Mr. Takaaki Ito, MOEJ
Q&A (16:20–16:30)