JI PoA-DD or Joint Implementation Programme of Activities Design Document

A joint implementation programme of activities design document sets a framework for the implementation of the JI PoA. The JI PoA-DD includes the following information:

  1. name and brief summary of the JI PoA;
  2. names of the coordinating entity and host Party(ies);
  3. contact details of at least one authorised representative of the coordinating entity;
  4. a description of the policy or goal that the JI PoA seeks to promote;
  5. the starting date of the JI PoA;
  6. the length of the crediting period of the JI PoA;
  7. a geographical boundary for the JI PoA (e.g., municipality, region within a country, country or several countries) within which all JPAs included in the JI PoA will be implemented;
  8. a description of the operational and management arrangements established by the coordinating entity for the implementation of the JI PoA, including the maintenance of records for each JPA, a system/procedure to avoid double counting (e.g. to avoid including a new JPA that has already been determined), provisions to ensure that persons operating JPAs are aware and have agreed to their activity being added to the JI PoA;
  9. a demonstration of additionality, either for a JI PoA or for each type of JPA in the JI PoA, in accordance with appendix B of the JI guidelines and the "Guidance on criteria for baseline setting and monitoring";
  10. the description of additionality, either for a JI PoA or for each type of JPA in the JI PoA, in accordance with appendix B of the JI guidelines and the "Guidance on criteria for baseline setting and monitoring";
  11. a description of each type of JPAs that will be included in the JI PoA, including the technology or measures to be used and justification and application of the baseline setting and monitoring chosen, taking into account appendix B of the JI guidelines and the guidance and "Guidance on criteria for baseline setting and monitoring";
  12. The eligibility criteria for inclusion of JPAs to the JI PoA for each type of JPA in the JI PoA.


The JI PoA-DD form is available from the UNFCCC website here.

The Guidelines for Users of the JI PoA-DD Form are also available from the UNFCCC website here.