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Understanding the Voluntary Carbon Markets

Keep up to date with this important research for a deep dive into the voluntary carbon markets and its associated criticisms, risks and challenges.

To better understand the carbon credit markets and the related issues and challenges, CPA Canada and the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) have partnered with the Institute for Sustainable Finance (ISF) to initiate a research project. The research examines existing carbon markets and related standards to understand best practices that can increase confidence in carbon markets and encourage investment in credible greenhouse gas emissions reduction projects. Below includes the first publication within a series of reports on voluntary carbon markets.

 

Understanding the Voluntary Carbon Markets: Key considerations for professional accountants and purchasers on the carbon credit life cycle
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