Key Documents & Presentations
|Jordan: PMR Project Implementation Status Report 2018||English||April 2018|
|Jordan: PMR Project Implementation Status Report 2017||English||March 2017|
|Jordan: Final Market Readiness Proposal||English||April 2016|
|Jordan: Final MRP Presentation||English||April 2016|
Water pump efficiency and waste water management are targeted areas for PMR focus. Photo Source: Flickr, Creative Commons, Charles Pieters
Joroan joined the PMR in October 2011 and is formuating a Market Readiness Proposal (MRP focused on three target areas: Energy (renewables and energy efficiency); water (water efficiencty and wastewater management); and a city-wide approach to GHG emissions management. These areas have been identified due to their mitigation potential, Jordan's prior experience with mitigation, institutional and organizational feasibility, responsiveness to price signals and finally, transaction costs. Jordan plans to use
PMR support specifically to explore scaled-up crediting for NAMAs in renewable energy, water (energy efficiency in pumping, waste water treatment) and/or solid waste management sectors; and developm capacity for data collection, baseline setting, and an MRV system.
Jordan adopted the National Climate Change Policy and Sector Strategic Guidance Framework as its national climate change policy in 2013. This policy serves as an overarching guidance for Jordan to achieve climate change objectives. The National Committee on Climate Change (NCCC) plays a key role in the supervision of the policy implementation.
In the long term (beyond 2020), Jordan seeks to “achieve a pro-active, climate risk-resilient Jordan, to remain with a low carbon but growing economy, with healthy, sustainable, resilient communities, sustainable water and agricultural resources, and thriving and productive ecosystems in the path towards sustainable development.”
In the short term (2013-2020), Jordan aims to build the adaptive capacity of communities and institutions. The country has prioritized adaptation to climate change and mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions in the National Climate Change Policy and Sector Strategic Guidance Framework and key areas include energy supply and renewable energy, end-use energy efficiency, transportation, solid waste and wastewater, and LULUCF and agriculture.
The National Climate Change Committee oversees the development and execution of the country’s market readiness proposal (MRP), and the following institutions and stakeholders are involved:
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All Documents & Presentations
|Jordan: Update on Policy Developments and Third National Communication||English||March 2015|
|Jordan: Status of MRP Preparation||English||May 2014|
|Jordan: Organizing Framework||English||May 2012|
|Jordan: Expression of Interest Letter||English||October 2011|
|Jordan: Expression of Interest (EoI)||English||October 2011|
|The National Climate Change Policy of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan 2013-2020||English||May 2013|
|Resolution PA14/2016-2: Allocation of Implementation Phase Funding to Jordan||English||May 2016|
|Resolution PA3/2012-1: Allocation of PMR Preparation Phase Funding to Brazil, India, Jordan, South Africa, Vietnam||English||May 2012|
|Resolution PA2/2011-2: Confirmation ICPs and Vietnam Delivery Partner Arrangement||English||October 2011|
|Jordan: Expression of Interest Presentation||English|
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