The event will bring an expert panel to discuss the EU CBAM’s impacts on Southeast Asia’s energy transition efforts as well as on energy-intensive export products, and the implementation of NDC and Net Zero goals.


05:00-06:30 Berlin time / 11:00-12:30 Manila time


11:00 - 11:05 a.m. - Session Introduction by Moderator

  • John Cotton, Senior Program Manager, Southeast Asia Energy Transition Partnership

11:05 - 11:15 a.m. - Keynote - EU Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism

  • Mr. Philipp Dupuis, Minister Counsellor, Head of the Economic and Trade Section, Delegation of the European Union to the Philippines

11:15 - 11:55 a.m. - Projected CBAM impacts in Southeast Asia

Presentation - CBAM impacts in Southeast Asia

  • Regional Overview: Mats Marquardt, Climate Policy Analyst, NewClimate Insitute (Recorded Intervention from CASE Programme)

  • Country Case-Study: Loan Nguyen, limate Change Expert and Advisory Manager, Green CIC

Moderated Panel Discussion - Country Perspectives on CBAM

  • Indonesia: Dr. Kasan Muhri, Head of Trade Policy Agency, Ministry of Trade, Indonesia

  • Vietnam: Pham Nam Hung, Senior Official of Division of Economics and Information of Climate Change, Department of Climate Change of Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Vietnam

11:55 a.m. - 12:05 p.m. - International Perspectives and Mitigation Measures

  • Virender Duggal, Principle Climate Change Specialist, Asian Development Bank

12:05 - 12:20 p.m. - Q&A Session

12:20 - 12:30 p.m. - Session Closing by Moderator

  • Sirpa Jarvenpaa, Director, Southeast Asia Energy Transition Partnership
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