Green groups push tropical forest VER buyers towards jurisdictional, reduction-based credits

Published 21:29 on May 24, 2022  /  Last updated at 21:29 on May 24, 2022  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, EMEA, International, Nature-based, Paris Article 6, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

A coalition of eight environmental and Indigenous NGOs on Tuesday released a new set of guidelines for purchasing tropical forest voluntary emissions reductions (VERs), arguing companies should favour initiatives that span entire jurisdictions and prioritise emissions reductions over removals. 

A coalition of eight environmental and Indigenous NGOs on Tuesday released a new set of guidelines for purchasing tropical forest voluntary emissions reductions (VERs), arguing companies should favour initiatives that span entire jurisdictions and prioritise emissions reductions over removals. 

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