Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Hong Kong

Regional Project Energy Security & Climate Change Asia-Pacific

The Regional Project Energy Security and Climate Change Asia-Pacific (RECAP) was launched in 2015 in Hong Kong SAR, China supporting the dialogue in the Asia-Pacific region.
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Publication

Emerging Role of Blue Finance in the Asia-Pacific Region

It provides an overview of current blue finance environment from a regulatory perspective, and offers recommendations in structuring a facilitative blue finance framework.
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Publication

Disaster Risk Reduction: A Collective Approach from South and Southeast Asia

This publication analyzes the disaster governance of each South Asian country and Thailand in terms of current policies and institutional structures.
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Latest Publication

Perception of the Planned EU Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism in Asia Pacific - An Expert Survey

The European Union is planning to introduce a carbon border adjustment mechanism. The survey maps the views of stakeholders and experts from selected countries on the scheme.
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China und Indien vor der UN-Klimakonferenz

Energiekrise vertagt Klimakrise?

Energiepolitik in der Klimakrise: Kohlemangel führt zur Energiekrise in China und Indien. Was folgt daraus für die VN-Klimaverhandlungen?
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Latest Publication

Potential Harmonisation of Emission Trading Systems (ETS): China and Southeast Asia

This study aims to investigate the new national emissions trading scheme in China and selected countries in Southeast Asia that are about to develop carbon pricing.
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Welcome

The Regional Project Energy Security and Climate Change Asia-Pacific, based in Hong Kong SAR, China, supports the dialogue between decision makers in the region and with Europe concerning challenges of the energy and climate policy. The project develops solutions and concrete projects of sustainability in politics, economy and society.

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Media library

Publication
Emerging Role of Blue Finance in the Asia-Pacific Region
It provides an overview of current blue finance environment from a regulatory perspective, and offers recommendations in structuring a facilitative blue finance framework.
read now
Publication
Disaster Risk Reduction: A Collective Approach from South and Southeast Asia
This publication analyzes the disaster governance of each South Asian country and Thailand in terms of current policies and institutional structures.
read now
Webinar
The Legal and Regulatory Issues on Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage in Europe and Asia
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and KAS RECAP are organising a series of webinars discussing the legal dimension of the carbon neutrality pledges in Asia.
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KAS RECAP Publication
Perception of the Planned EU Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism in Asia Pacific - An Expert Survey
The EU is planning to introduce a carbon border adjustment mechanism. The survey maps the views of experts in Asia-Pacific on the scheme.
read now
KAS RECAP Survey
Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism: Views from Indonesia
Perspectives from Dr. Venkatachalam Anbumozhi, Senior Economist, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, Indonesia (© MDPD KAS in Brussels)
IEA-ICAP-KAS Carbon Pricing Dialogue
Mitigation Strategies and Carbon Pricing in Asia-Pacific
KAS RECAP, International Energy Agency and International Carbon Action Partnership hosted a webinar on mitigation strategies and carbon pricing in Asia-Pacific on 2 December 2020.
Watch the clip on YouTube - @MDPD KAS in Brussels
External Dimension of the EU’s Carbon Border Tax #1
In this mini-series, we discuss the EU's Carbon Border Tax (CBAM). Ep. #1: perspectives from India with Swati Ganeshan - Research Fellow, The Energy and Resources Institute.