Supporting land use projects in addressing climate change, benefitting local communities and smallholders, and conserving biodiversity

Rules & Requirements

The CCB Program has three different types of program documents: Requirements, Procedural, and Templates.

Documents are updated periodically. Please check this page to be sure you are using the latest version of a given document

For a running catalogue of all updates, see the Updates to the CCB Standards Version 3.


25 September 2020

Verra Projects Open for Public Comment

Comments are invited from the public on the following projects…

10 October 2016

Coming Soon: Streamlined Climate, Community & Biodiversity Program Documents

CCB Program document updates will introduce templates for project reporting and streamline joint use of the CCB and VCS Programs. Updated documents will be open for public comment in November.

16 August 2016

Celebrating the Climate, Community & Biodiversity Program’s 100th Validated Project

Celebrating the over 100 Climate, Community & Biodiversity Program projects working around the world to create benefits for people and planet.

Other Programs

Sustainable Development Verified Impact Standard

The SD VISta Program The Sustainable Development Verified Impact Standard (SD VISta) is a flexible…

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Climate, Community & Biodiversity Standards

Supporting land use projects in addressing climate change, supporting local communities and smallholders and conserving biodiversity

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LandScale

Scaling up the sustainability of productive landscapes

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