CLARIFICATION – Chinese province slams brakes on forestry offset projects for the international voluntary market with partial ban

Published 09:50 on March 4, 2022  /  Last updated at 09:53 on April 14, 2022  /  Asia Pacific, China, International, Voluntary  /  No Comments

One of China’s provinces has said it will not approve carbon forest projects for the international voluntary market this year, sparking concerns among developers that the same policy will spread to other regions.

Updated with clarifications in paragraphs 3-5 that the ban only affects some of Fujian’s area.

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