Cambodia Verifies the World’s First VCS Triple Gold CCB Avoided Deforestation Project
Code REDD is excited to share news about Terra Global Capital’s Oddar Meanchey REDD+ Project in Cambodia. San Francisco, September 24, 2013 – The Oddar Meanchey REDD+ (Reduced Emissions for Deforestation and Degradation) project in Cambodia is the first in the world to complete verification of emission reductions under the Verified Carbon Standard (VCS) with […]
REDD+ Talks: Leaders from business, UN and forest communities highlight REDD+ to tackle climate change
On September 18th, 2013 Code REDD along with UN-REDD Programme hosted REDD+ Talks: NYC. The event brought together leaders from the private, public and civil society sectors to discuss their experiences of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) and the role of the private sector in advancing this critical mechanism to tackle deforestation […]
Code REDD Co-Presents REDD+Talks: NYC
New York City, 18 September 2013 – Leaders from the private, public, and civil society sectors will convene at REDD+Talks: NYC to advance international initiatives to Reduce Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+). The event will focus on the vital role of the private sector in this critical global climate and sustainable development strategy. […]
Calif. proposal on deforestation credits due Oct.
August 9, 2013 via Carbon Market North America, A Reuters Point Carbon News publication SAN FRANCISCO/SAO PAULO – California regulators may offer new insight in October about how the state may let firms offset emissions using CO2 credits from projects that prevent deforestation, a move some say could trigger investment in such schemes. The California […]
California Again Leads the Way, This Time with Forest Carbon Offsets
July 22, 2013 – Forbes.com By: David Rothschild, a Principal of the Portfolio Team at the Skoll Foundation; and Karin Burns, Executive Director of Code REDD Often misunderstood, REDD+ forest carbon offsets are a “must have” for any realistic climate-change mitigation strategy Californians are known as innovation leaders, and once again, we are on the […]
Key Global Stakeholders Sign Letters of Support for REDD+ in California’s Climate Policy
SAN FRANCISCO, July 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the California Air Resources Board prepares to consider moving forward on international initiatives to Reduce Emissions from Deforestation & Forest Degradation (REDD+) within the state’s climate policy, a large consortium of key stakeholders – from multinational corporations to global NGOs and indigenous community leaders – have […]
Obama’s Climate Plan Latest in Series of Public-Private Actions to Advance REDD+
Code REDD has published an article with Sustainable Brands regarding the recent momentum for REDD+. by Tara O’Shea, Gina Angiolillo President Obama’s National Climate Action Plan, released on June 25th, calls for strong action to protect remaining tropical forests through a commitment to lead international initiatives in Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD+). […]
REDD+ Talks Success!
Earth Day 2013 brought together corporate leaders, policymakers, and climate change experts for the first ever symposium on global warming and the role of REDD+. The event was hosted by Wildlife Works, and co-sponsored by CSRwire and Code REDD.
Webinar: Latin America- A source for sustainable forest investments
Code REDD is co-sponsoring a webinar on Latin America as a source of sustainable forest investments at 11:00 am on June 19th.
Code REDD is proud to be co-sponsoring America’s first symposium on climate change and the vital role of REDD+.