Carbon markets in a crystal ball: what does the future look like?
WEBINAR recording is available on YouTube, or watch below Date and time Wednesday, December 16th, 16-17:15 (CET) Background With numerous “net zero” and “carbon neutrality” pledges being announced, carbon markets are booming, but does this equal climate action? In this webinar, we will discuss the new financial sector-led taskforce to “scale up” the voluntary market,…
16 Dec 2020
Webinaire de renforcement des capacités sur les marchés carbone
31 Août, 2020 9h – 10h30 GMT via Zoom (Français et Anglais disponibles avec interprétation simultanée) INSCRIPTION ICI Rôle des marchés carbone internationaux en Afrique Les marchés carbone permettent à des entités telles que des compagnies privées ou des Etats d’acheter des crédits de compensation carbone qui sont utilisés pour s’attribuer des réductions d’émissions même…
31 Aug 2020
Capacity Building Webinar: Role of international carbon markets in India
Carbon Market Watch in association with ParyavaranMitra invites civil society organizations, academic institutes, policy makers, researchers and other interested to participate in webinar on role of international carbon markets in India.
5 Aug 2020
Webinar: Cleaning Up Big Polluters – How to ensure that the EU Green Deal delivers?
Watch the recording of the event here Date and time: Tuesday, 9 June, 14:00-15:30 CEST The energy and resource-intensive industries such as steel and cement can and must decarbonise if Europe is to become climate neutral in line with the EU Green Deal. But there are major obstacles in the way, including the lack of…
9 Jun 2020
COP25 side event: How to prevent hot air under Article 6?
COP25 side event Wednesday 4th December 16:45-18:15 Room 3 Description: As billions of carbon credits accumulated over the past decade threaten to undermine the Paris Agreement, the risk of creating new “hot air” units as a result of weak targets is growing. This side event will discuss the risk of past and future hot air…
4 Dec 2019
Webinar: Carbon Markets at COP25
Click here to watch the webinar: https://bit.ly/2OiyG0f Date and time: Monday 25 November 2019, 15.00-16.15 CET This webinar will discuss the state of play of the Paris Agreement market negotiations and explore the future of global carbon markets and the role they can play in addressing the climate crisis. Panel & Moderator Speakers: Jacob Werksman, European…
25 Nov 2019
Civil Society Capacity-building Workshop in Douala, Cameroon
Location: Douala, Cameroon Occasion: 27-28 August 2019 Along with our partner organisation ACDESPE from Cameroon, Carbon Market Watch organised a 2 day capacity building workshop on Douala, Cameroon. The object of the workshop work together with national African NGOs to discuss the current international carbon markets and the role African countries may play in their…
27 Aug 2019
UNFCCC side event: Making safeguards and sustainable development an integral part of carbon markets
Time and place: Wednesday, 26 June 2019 16:45-18:15 Room: Berlin Bonn climate change conference Speakers: – Dr Kerstin Burghaus, Manager Climate projects, Atmosfair – Sven Braden, Project Manager, Sustainable Development Initiative, SDI – Gilles Dufrasne, Policy Officer, Carbon Market Watch Moderator: – Sabine Frank, Executive Director, Carbon Market Watch Background: Carbon markets have a poor…
26 Jun 2019
Opportunities and challenges for international carbon markets under the Paris Agreement – COP24
EU Pavillion – COP24 Wednesday 5th, 10:00-13:00 – (CMW Session 12:20 – 13:00) Background: The proliferation of carbon pricing policies over the past years has also seen a rise in the introduction of carbon markets as a key policy tool to meet NDC commitments. Nevertheless, NDCs, domestic emissions trading systems and offsetting mechanisms are being…
5 Dec 2018
Transitioning to a new era of flexible mechanisms for increased ambition – COP24
UNFCCC – Official Side Event – Katowice, Poland Tue, 04 Dec 2018 – 16:45-18:15 Room: Warmia In light of the potential impacts of old Kyoto mechanisms on the Paris Agreement, this event will discuss how to transition towards a new system for international transfers under Article 6, and how to adopt safeguards to ensure that markets…
4 Dec 2018