Sino-German Cooperation
on Biodiversity, Climate and Environment
On behalf of International Climate Initiative (IKI)

Research on the Prospect of the Building Sector in the Offsetting Mechanism for China’s Carbon Market

This report contains two parts – Chapters One through Three, which provide a systematic review of the offsetting mechanism in the Chinese carbon market and the second part, Chapters Four to Seven, which focus on analysing the prospects for the building sector in the offsetting mechanism for the Chinese carbon market.


Sino-German Cooperation on Climate Change (SGCCC)
Ms. Cao facilitates policy exchange between German and Chinese governments and coordinates work streams on south-south-north cooperation, climate legislation and finance to support China in strengthening its climate governance system. Besides, she supports the development of new projects. She studied at Humboldt University of Berlin, Free University of Berlin and Technical University of Munich, having extensive research experiences on climate and energy policies in China and Germany. Before joining GIZ, she worked at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) for many years.