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Recommendations to the SBI-37 on CDM Appeals Procedure

15 Nov 2012

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This paper outlines recommendations on discussions on CDM Appeals Procedure.  The SBI will consider the following issues in Doha at its 37th session:

  1. The scope of appeal, i.e., whether it can consider appeals of approvals as well as rejections and alterations;
  2. The definition of stakeholders, i.e., who has standing to appeal ;
  3. The grounds for appeal;
  4. The types of decisions that may be taken by the appellate body.