New Market Mechanisms (NMM) are meant to contribute to net mitigation effects beyond offsetting. Currently, several institutions are supporting the development of pilot projects for new market mechanisms.
Integrating Africa's Least Developed Countries into the Global Carbon Market
This report summarizes key outcomes of a BMU-funded two-year research project on the region's CDM project potential, the obstacles and barriers, and possible solution strategies that go beyond traditional capacity building efforts.
Focus: New Market Mechanisms – From Theory to Pilot Programmes
JIKO Info informs readers about current trends involving the Kyoto Protocol's CDM and JI mechanisms. It is published by the Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy on behalf of the German Environment Ministry. In contrast to other newsletters, it focuses on state-run initiatives and projects, and on the institutional infrastructures which allow CDM/JI activities. The JIKO newsletter appears quarterly in German and English.