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Mr. Jagathdeva Vidanagama


GHG Mitigation Expert


Sri Lanka

About my work

I have been working for UNIDO/UNEP National Cleaner Production Centre for 7 years as a national expert of RECP. I involved resource efficiency improvement activities in local industry and service sector. Later I played an important role in Sri Lanka's Third National Communication Project as the Technical Coordinator of GHG Inventory and Mitigation Options Chapters. I extended my contribution to develop climate change related regular data collection system, establishment of central and provincial databases and improve accuracy of climate change related data. At present I am serving as a GHG Mitigation Expert to the Climate Change Secretariat specially for the Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR) project which is facilitated by the World Bank. My duties and responsibilities are to provide my technical expertise on developing MRV system in Energy, Transport, Industry and Waste sectors in Sri Lanka; facilitate to develop Carbon Registry and Carbon trading mechanism is the country.

Areas of expertise

Sectors of activity

Energy, Industrial Sector, Transport


Asia / Pacific