COP25 side event: How to prevent hot air under Article 6?

COP25 side event

Wednesday 4th December
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 credits undermining the environmental integrity of the Paris Agreement through Article 6 as well as solutions to prevent it.


  • Sophie Closson (Belgium)
  • Mandy Rambharos (South Africa, tbc)
  • Lambert Schneider (Oeko Institut)
  • Gilles Dufrasne (Carbon Market Watch)

The event will be moderated by Ben Garside (Carbon Pulse)