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Integrity Council launches global benchmark for carbon credits

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The ICVCM’s framework provides criteria for assessing whether carbon credit programmes are eligible for CCPs. (Photo: Ngampol7380/Envato)

The governance body for the voluntary carbon markets has published a global benchmark, the first of its kind, to build trust and liquidity in this space.

The Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market has established a global benchmark for what it deems to be “high-integrity” ...

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