Can carbon markets benefit developing countries?

Date and Time: 16:45-18:00 UK time, 09 November 2021.

Location: Scottish Event Campus, Loch Lomond room (maximum capacity: 144 people). Watch online here.

Background: 

Low-income countries have barely benefitted from United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) flexible mechanisms. This COP26 side event will focus on solutions for the UNFCCC and voluntary carbon markets to ensure that any use of these systems benefits the most vulnerable nations.

Speakers:

  • Robi Redda, Director, SouthSouthNorth
  • Kishan Kumarsingh, Head of the Multilateral Environmental Agreements Units, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Mahesh Pandya, Director, Paryavaran Mitra
  • Eftimiya Salo, Sustainability Specialist, Compensate

Moderator: Gilles Dufrasne, Policy Officer, Carbon Market Watch