Private Sector & Civil Society Declaration on Tackling Deforestation
Tackling deforestation must be a key component of an effective and comprehensive global agreement if dangerous climate change is to be avoided and global warming kept below 2 degrees Celsius.
Declaration for a Balanced Approach to Financing and Implementing REDD+
Enabling Scaled and Predictable Private Sector Financing, alongside Public Support, is CRITICAL for success of REDD+ Code REDD is a proud supporter of IETA’s Declaration for a Balanced Approach to Financing and Implementing REDD+. Code REDD signed this declaration along with the Climate Markets and Investors Association (CMIA), Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), and Global Canopy […]
Leilani Münter Joins Code REDD’s Race Against Deforestation
SAN FRANCISCO, July 24th, 2012 — Leilani Münter, professional race car driver and environmental activist, has announced her support for the Code REDD Campaign and its mission to make forests more valuable alive than dead through the Voluntary Carbon Market. Münter, a biology graduate who has long been known as ‘The Carbon Free Girl,’ will offset her unavoidable emissions from racing through Wildlife Works Carbon LLC, one of the approved REDD+ projects in the Code REDD Campaign that generates high quality Verified Emissions Reductions (VERs), or carbon credits.
Code REDD Campaign to Save World's Endangered Forests Illuminates Rio+20
RIO DE JANEIRO, June 20, 2012 – Thousands of people from around the globe gathered at Arcos da Lapa last night to support the launch of Code REDD, an emergency action campaign to save the endangered forests of the world, on a day that also saw the announcement of corporate champions pledging to buy millions of dollars worth of REDD+ emissions reductions from innovative forest protection projects around the world.
Code REDD Prepares to Launch a Radical Market-Driven Campaign at Rio+20
SAN FRANCISCO, June 12, 2012 – Code REDD, an emergency action campaign to save the world’s endangered forests, announced today that five major corporations are joining the campaign and changing the course of history by making multi-million dollar pledges to buy emissions reductions from high quality REDD+ projects protecting endangered forests around the world.