COBENEFITS trainings in Vietnam – Apply now for Scholarships!

COBENEFITS trainings in Vietnam – Apply now for Scholarships!

What is COBENEFITS? A capacity-building scholarship programme, funded by the International Climate Initiative (IKI)

Who organizes the trainings? The Renewables Academy (RENAC) with support from the Green Innovation and Development Centre (GreenID)

What are the trainings about? The first COBENEFITS trainings will focus on employment opportunities of renewable energy

Who can apply? Professionals from Vietnam in the public and private sector, working in the field of (renewable) energy and climate policy

What does the scholarship cover? The costs for participation in the trainings, including materials and lunch, are 100% covered by the COBENEFITS programme

How to apply? Please apply directly via RENAC’s website https://www.renac.de/projects/current-projects/cobenefits/vietnam/ – there you will also find further information on training activities in Vietnam and on the COBENEFITS project

Training in Ha Noi: 14. – 15. March 2019

Training in Ho Chi Minh City: 18. – 19. March 2019

Application deadline: Please apply until 28 February 2019

The training will allow participants to get an in-depth view into co-benefits analysis and methodologies and to learn more about important issues related to renewable energy deployment in Vietnam. The trainings will cover the following topics and sessions:

  • Co-benefits approach
  • Co-benefits priorities: Which social and economic co-benefits are relevant for Vietnam?
  • Methodologies for quantifying the co-benefits in Vietnam
  • Overview of study results of co-benefit assessment (methodology and quantification)
  • Policy options (discussion round; group discussion)
  • Ambitious NDC implementation in the country

Further information on the exact training locations in Ha Noi and in Ho Chi Minh City as well as the detailed training agendas will be disseminated to accepted applicants timely.