ADFIAP together with its project partners, Germany’s Adelphi, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Pupuk of Indonesia and CEESTA and Beijing Eco-Green Advisory (BEGA)/Institute for Environment and Development (IED) conducted its first year 2016 project assessment, planning & budgeting workshop for year 2 last March 20-21, 2017 at Beijing, China. BEGA/IED hosted the meeting and conducted it at an old “futong” or village workplace near the capital city of Beijing (#28 Zhonglao Hutong & Xilao Hutong, Beijing, China).
The 10 participants came from the 3 National Focal Points (NFPs) and ACMFN lead & technical partners — ADFIAP and Adelphi. The meeting was presided by Atty. Alberto B. Reyno, Country Project Manager for ACMFN China.
The 2-day meeting discussed the project accomplishments and financial performance for year 1. On the second day, the NFPs presented their work plans and budget for year 2 to the Project Steering Committee led by Atty. Reyno and Mr. Mirko Zuerker of adelphi.
ACMFN was launched in February 2016 in New Delhi, India and in just one year, the respective NFPs of the 3 target countries were able to successfully establish their presence in their respective communities. Over a period of 6 months, several national awareness-raising activities were conducted by the NFPs and these events attracted well over 1200 cleantech MSMEs to get to know the various activities of the ACMFN. Also, the project was able to conduct as scheduled, the TOT Cleantech Consulting for identified potential project technical and financial advisors at the 3 target countries/NFPs.