NCS Monthly News & Updates – January 2021

Natural Climate Solutions: Monthly News & Reports Summary News stories from January 2021 Unpacking the New “Blueprint” for Bigger (and Better?) Voluntary Carbon Markets. After four months of exhaustive consultation among nearly 200 environmental and financial entities the Taskforce on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets (TSVCM) has released its “blueprint” for expanding voluntary carbon markets to support … Read more

IETA Paper Calls for Increased Investment to Prevent Deforestation

GENEVA, 9th December – Efforts to increase investments in Natural Climate Solutions (NCS) must recognise the importance of reducing and avoiding emissions from forestry activities, according to a paper published today by the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA). The paper highlights the invaluable contribution that reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+) can make … Read more