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Topic Index of the UNFCCC COP-5 High Level Segment:
Clean Development Mechanism
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Parties� statements about the clean development mechanism addressed:

  • the host government�s role in determining whether a particular project meets its sustainable development objectives.
  • the question of eligibility for nuclear projects under the clean development mechanism;
  • the role of the clean development mechanism as a tool for eradicating poverty;
  • the Global Environmental Facility�s role in financing projects not eligible under the clean development mechanism;
  • the inclusion of afforestation, reforestation and the preservation/reclamation of wetlands among clean development mechanism projects;
  • the financial additionality� of the clean development mechanism
  • the� role of CDM in promoting technology transfer;
  • the need for equitable distribution of CDM projects; and
  • the lessons to be learned from activities implemented jointly (AIJ) under the pilot phase.

Parties that addressed this issue were:

African Group

Central America Group

EU

G-77/China

Bolivia

Botswana

Chile

Colombia

Denmark

Dominican Republic

Ecuador

France

Germany

India

Indonesia

Ireland

Kenya

Luxembourg

Malawi

Malaysia

Micronesia

Morocco

Nigeria

Paraguay

Peru

Republic of Korea

South Africa

Sweden

Zambia

Zimbabwe

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