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Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center

Country of registration:
Network member number:
N0026
Acronym:
OECC
Address:
NP-Onarimon Building (3F). 3-25-33 Nishi Shinbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-0003, JAPAN
Relation to CTCN:
Network Member
Knowledge Partner
Type of organisation:
Non-governmental organisation
Cross cutting approach:

The Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center, Japan (OECC) is a non-governmental organization supported by the Ministry of the Environment of Japan, promoting international cooperation activities related to climate change, global environment conservation, research, capacity building, and support to various non-government related activities.

 

Active in:
Worldwide

Contributions

  • NAMA Guidebook (3rd edition)

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    Publication
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    In the absence of specific guidelines from the UNFCCC on how to develop NAMAs, implementing organizations, donors, and host countries have been formulating NAMAs in a trial-and-error basis. By extracting lessons from these experiences, the previous version of this guidebook introduced basic elements of NAMAs and also different approaches for NAMA-related decisions.

  • The Joint Crediting Mechanism: Achievements and Recent Project Implementation Progress

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    Publication
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    The Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) is a Japanese initiative designed to facilitate the diffusion of climate-friendly technology to developing countries. At the 2015 Paris climate talks (COP21), a side event on the JCM was presented by the Global Environment Centre Foundation, the Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center, Japan (OECC), and Japan’s Ministry of the Environment. The event provided an update on progress that the JCM has made in achieving its goals, and looked at how partner countries, such as Indonesia, have benefitted from the mechanism to date.