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Agenda CTF Pilot Countries Meeting, January 30, 2019

Created Jan 16 2019, 7:49 AM by Johannes Peter Zimmermann

Objectives: The event is designed to further learning and foster dialogue among CTF countries on successes and lessons learned related to the implementation of CTF investment plans and projects in renewable energy, energy efficiency, and sustainable transport. The event will provide an overview of CTF operations during the past decade, results on the ground, gender considerations, and evaluation and learning.

 

13:30 – 13:40 Registration


13:40 – 14:00 Welcome and Introduction of Participants 

  • Zhihong Zhang, Senior Program Coordinator, CIF

 

14:00 – 14:30 Reflections on the CTF

A long-time CTF national focal point and Trust Fund Committee member will reflect on the making of the CTF, its ten years of experience, and the future role of the CTF in the climate finance architecture.

Speaker:

  • Zaheer Fakir, Head International Governance and Relations, Department of Environmental Affairs, South Africa
  • Q&A

 

14:30 – 15:15    State of play of the CTF

Continuing from the previous session on CTF’s last decade, this session will cover the state of play of CTF, including an overview of the implementation of investment plans and projects; CTF procedures, programming and operations; and portfolio overview. 

Speaker:

  • Zhihong Zhang, Senior Program Coordinator, CIF
  • Q&A

 

15:15 – 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:20 CTF Country Experiences 

CTF focal points will share their experiences, achievements, and challenges in implementing CTF investment plans and projects.

Speakers:


Moderator: Claudio Alatorre Frenk, Lead Climate Change Specialist, Inter-American Development Bank

 

16:20 – 16:40 CTF Knowledge and Learning

This session will feature the “Art of Knowledge Exchange: A Results-Focused Planning Guide for Climate Change Practitioners”. It offers a practical step-by-step framework with illustrative examples from the CTF on how to design, implement, and monitor knowledge exchange.


Speaker:

  • Sailas Nyareza, Senior Knowledge Management Officer, CIF

 

16:40 – 17:20 Gender Integration in Large-Scale Renewable Energy Infrastructure 

Designing for gender equality outcomes in large-scale renewable energy infrastructure requires attention to social inclusion across project goals, processes, and results. This session will share lessons from CTF operations regarding gender good practices related to e.g., employment, use of subsidies, and targeted service delivery. The session will end with a Q&A segment.


Speakers:


Moderator: Anne Kuriakose, Senior Social Development Specialist, CIF,
Download the presentation (pdf, 2.0 MB)

 

17:20 Closing

  • Sailas Nyareza, Senior Knowledge Management Officer, CIF