Carbon Market Watch

Scrutinising carbon markets & advocating fair, effective climate protection


Carbon Market Watch

Carbon Market Watch was launched in November 2012 to expand the work of CDM Watch to areas beyond the CDM. We have successfully advocated for major policy changes at the UN and EU level; facilitate stronger civil society participation, and uncover unprecedented scandals in international offsetting schemes.

bonnUNInternational Climate Policy

SB40 (UNFCCC Intersession) Side Event: Best Practices in Local Stakeholder Consultation in the CDM and other Climate Mitigation Mechanisms  11 Jun 2014. Read full report here

EU with flagsEU’s 2030 Climate Framework

4 billion tonnes of hot air in the EU could turn the proposed 40% climate target into merely 26%

Read more here

airplane_van1Reducing Aviation Emissions

Carbon Market Watch is a member of the International Coalition for Sustainable Aviation (ICSA)  Our work centers around the market mechanism that the aviation sector is currently debating.  Read more here

CHINA-ECONOMYFighting Harmful CDM Projects

The Santa Rita hydro dam in Guatemala was registered despite violations of community consultation rights which are at the heart of the Guatemalan Agreement on Identity and Rights of Indigenous Peoples. More information, here.

Network map capture_globalOur Network

“Civil society workshop on sustainable development and future climate politics”. The workshop is co-organized by 24 organisations and will be held from 7-9 October 2014 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. See here