The South African DNA conducted a Programme of Activities Capacity Building Workshop in Pretoria at Burgers Park Hotel on the 14th of August 2012. The aim of the workshop was to:
To provide information on Programmatic CDM and its advantages
To advise project developers and CMEs on the host country approval process for South Africa
To provide information on validation and verification of PoAs
To provide information on the advantages and challenges associated with regional PoAs
To provide information on carbon, financial and legal management of PoAs
To share success of PoA case studies in South Africa and how it was achieved
To build capacity on the registration and implementation of more PoAs in South Africa.
The workshop was attended by a range of stakeholders including the South African DNA, South African DNA Steering Committee, National Government Departments, Financial institutions, Academic Institutions, Carbon Management Organisations, Project Developers, Project Owners, Coordinating/Managing Entities, Municipalities, State Owned Enterprises, Environmental Organisations, Non-Government Organisations, etc.
Detailed information on the workshop is available here