Kuching City, Malaysia – The Better Air Quality (BAQ) Conference 2018, organised by Clean Air Asia (CAA), was held from November 14-16, 2018 in the state of Sarawak, Malaysia. More than 600 experts, government officials, development agencies, students, and private sector representatives joined the conference to promote a cleaner, greener, and healthier Asia. GIZ is […]
Jakarta, 16 August 2016 – Twenty-four participants from the ASEAN Secretariat, the private sector, non-governmental organisations, research institutions, development agencies, and government agencies from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam, were given an overview on how to measure and monitor the performance of the transport sector in the ASEAN region. The half-day workshop, which took place […]
Tangerang, 15 August, 2016 – An international workshop entitled “Developing Applied Fuel Economy Policy” was conducted at the Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE), Bumi Serpong Damai (BSD) City, Tangerang, Indonesia. The workshop was organised by TCC in cooperation with the Association of Indonesia Automotive Industry (GAIKINDO) and the Joint-Committee for Leaded Gasoline Phase-Out (KPBB) and attended […]
Tangerang, 12 August, 2016 – The Association of Indonesia Automotive Industry (GAIKINDO) conducted the 11th Indonesia International Automotive Conference (IIAC) on 12 August, 2016 at the Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE), Bumi Serpong Damai (BSD) City, Tangerang, Indonesia. The “Transport and Climate Change” project of GIZ (TCC) brought in Dr. Axel Friedrich, an international expert on fuel […]
In the run-up to COP21 in Paris, countries are communicating their Intended Nationally-Determined Contributions (INDCs) to the UNFCCC. INDCs show which actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (mitigation) and increase climate resilience (adaptation) countries will be taking. As of 22 October 2015, approximately 155 countries have submitted their INDCs (see UNFCCC website), out of which […]
Following the regional workshops on Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMAs) in Singapore in 2013 and Vietnam in 2014, the “TRANSfer” project and the “Transport and Climate Change” project (TCC) of GIZ jointly organised with UNEP a workshop on “Transforming Building and Transport Sectors through NAMAs” held in Manila, Philippines from the 5th to 7th of May 2015. The […]
Presentation given by TCC consultant Dr. Axel Friedrich on Fuel Economy Standard in November 2014.
Jakarta, 14 November 2014 – A good fuel economy standard helps companies and vehicle users to reduce costs by saving fuel, it also helps Indonesia achieve higher economic development as more efficient use of fuel reduces government spending on its fuel subsidy. On Today’s event, taking place at Aryaduta Hotel, Jakarta, the Joint Committee for […]