To contribute in
(i) fostering enhanced ambition globally,
(ii) ensuring further access to cooperative and financial mechanisms under the UNFCCC process by West African countries
(iii) increasing coordinated climate action in the region and
(iii) facilitating the successful implementation of NDCs including through capacity building of the climate actors.
Specifically to support:
- Active participation by West African delegates in UNFCCC negotiations on market mechanisms and climate finance;
- Promotion of access to market mechanisms, climate finance and carbon pricing opportunities on national and regional level;
- Managing the transition of CDM related capacity and projects to the Paris Agreement context, engaging in pilots on the ground;
- Harnessing pilot experiences to feed back into the negotiations.