Dr. Kenji ASAKAWA
Dr. Asakawa completed a Masters of Engineering in Architectural Engineering at the Waseda University Faculty of Science and Engineering. While working at a consulting company on environmental preservation projects based on ODA and being involved in environmental impact assessment both in Japan and overseas, he obtained a class-1 certification as an Architect and as a Professional Engineer. Subsequently, after working in the development of global warming mitigation and CDM projects, he obtained his Juris Doctor from Omiya Law School and passed the National Bar Examination. Since 2013, He has been working at IGES in research and investigation on capacity building projects related to the JCM.
Research Topics & Areas of Expertise
Legal issue of carbon pricing and carbon market, Joint Creditting Mechanism