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Thailand
South-Eastern Asia
Title
Strengthening Thailand's institutional and technical capacities to comply with the Enhanced Transparency Framework of the Paris Agreement
Objective

Thailand has the necessary capacities and institutional arrangements to comply with the requirements of the Enhanced Transparency Framework.

GEF project grant
USD 1.991.000
Concept approval
Project document approval
Start date
Pending
End date
Pending
Implementing agencies

Project outcomes

1.1 Thailand has the institutional and human capacities  to regularly prepare accurate and transparent GHG inventories

2.1 Thailand's transparency framework enabled to track progress in implementing its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) and report regularly as per Paris Agreement

3.1 Thailand has systems and tools to effectively track international support received and report transparently as per international obligations

4.1 Thailand has tools and human capacities to monitor and evaluate adaptation actions and assess vulnerabilities to climate change, as well as use the information for adaptation policy development

Stakeholders

Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy & Planning (ONEP)

Energy Policy and Planning Office (EPPO)

Office of Agricultural Economics (OAE)

Department of Industrial Works (DIW)

Land Development Department (LDD)

Department of Health (DOH)

Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP)

Pollution Control Department (PCD)

National Universities and Academia 

National Technical Institutions

Civil Society Organization

Private Sector Entities

Knowledge Management Approaches

Sharing of information through the National Climate Change Committee (NCCC) and Climate Change Coordinator Officers

Developments of guidelines, guidance documents and tools for data collection

Sharing of lessons-learned through regional workshops, fora and the CBIT Global Coordination Platform


Meet the focal point of the project
Suphat Phengphan
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Suphat Phengphan
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Progress
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Status of project outputs and activities
Outcome

1.1 Thailand has institutional and human capacities to regularly prepare accurate and transparent GHG inventories through its national GHG inventory system

Outputs
Output

1.1.1 Institutional arrangements, including processes and procedures for collecting and reporting of GHG emissions data are formalized

Activities or deliverables
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Output

1.1.2. Sectorial guidelines, templates for data collection are developed and training provided

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Output

1.1.3 Country-specific emission factors following the IPCC guidelines are developed in the sectors Energy, IPPU and Agriculture

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Output

1.1.4 Methodology and system for QA/QC for data from the Energy, IPPU, Agriculture and Forestry sector is developed

Activities or deliverables
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Outcome

2.1 Thailand's transparency framework is enabled to track progress in implementing its NDC and report regularly as per Paris Agreement

Outputs
Output

2.1.1 Institutional arrangements for tracking of mitigation actions, including quality check of GHG reduction estimations, are formalized

Activities or deliverables
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Output

2.1.2 Monitoring indicators and information matrix to track progress of NDC mitigation actions are developed, and training to lead agencies to report indicators is provided

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Output

2.1.3 Methodologies, tools, and templates for estimating GHG emissions reduction impacts in the sectors Energy, Waste, IPPU and Agriculture are developed, and capacity-building of stakeholders on the usage of the tools is provided

Activities or deliverables
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Outcome

3.1 Thailand has systems and tools to effectively track international support received and report transparently as per international obligations

Outputs
Output

3.1.1 Institutional arrangements to track support received are established

Activities or deliverables
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Output

3.1.2 Templates and training for reporting of the MRV of support are disseminated

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Outcome

4.1 Thailand has tools and human capacities to monitor and evaluate adaptation actions and assess vulnerabilities to climate change, as well as use the information for adaptation policy development

Outputs
Output

4.1.1 metrics and indicators and adjustment for subnational and local use of existing metrics, indicators and methodologies for tracking the adaptation goals outlined in the NDC, are developed

Activities or deliverables
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Output

4.1.2 Template for a national information gateway on climate risk, vulnerability and adaptation are disseminated

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Output

4.1.3 Capacity on integrating information on V&A into policy formulation, and on monitoring and evaluation of adaptation activities strengthened in at least one sector

Activities or deliverables
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>to be provided upon approval of project document<

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English

Concept note of the project, describing the project's objective, outcomes and outputs.

English

Thailand's CBIT Project CEO Endorsement Document, as approved by GEF. The CEO Endorsement document describes the project in detail, including the description of the project outcome, outputs, deliverables, workplan, and budget.

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Thailand
South-Eastern Asia
Ratification of UNFCCC
28 . Dec . 1994
Kyoto Protocol
28 . Aug . 2002
Paris Agreement
21 . Sep . 2016
Population
2018
69,183.00
Thousands
SourceUN DATA
GDP per Capita
2016
5,911.00
current US$
SourceUN DATA
Energy Production
2015
2,929.00
Petajoules
SourceUN DATA
Total GHG Emissions per Sector
Year 2013
UNIT GG CO2 Equivalent
SourceUNFCCC
Energy
236,936.40
Industry
18,976.65
Agriculture
50,917.45
Land Use Change and Forestry
-86,101.83
Waste
11,830.40
Transparency Information
Submited National Communications 2000 2011 2018
Submitted Biennial Update Reports 2015 2017
Submitted GHG Inventories 2000
National Climate Policy
Long-term Strategies
Pending
National Adaptation Plans
Pending
Start date
Expected End date
EXECUTING AGENCIES
Description of Support Provided

The ICAT project aims to strengthen the national MRV system for the Industry and Building sub-sectors (energy efficiency focus) in the context of the NDC and the related NDC Roadmap.