Policy and Regulation

Paris summit: VCMs are needed to counter lack of public funds, says Kerry

John Kerry
John Kerry says the voluntary carbon market is a necessary way of funding an accelerated energy transition that everyone needs to embrace (Photo: Simon Wohlfahrt/AFP via Getty Images)

The creation of the Voluntary Carbon Markets Integrity Initiative could help to increase the quality of carbon credits and push ahead with the green transition, says US climate envoy John Kerry at the New Global Financing Pact summit.

Voluntary carbon markets are often dogged by negative headlines, but in a ...

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