Verra in the News

Thomson Reuters Foundation: “Ensuring indigenous rights seen as key as forest carbon investments grow”

This article by Alister Doyle published by Thomson Reuters Foundation, as well as by The Daily Mail and ExBulletin, focuses on the commitments made at COP26 to tackle deforestation and what they will mean for indigenous peoples and voluntary carbon markets (VCMs).

The article quotes Naomi Swickard as being excited about the announcements, but that the promised $19 billion was insufficient to “tap the full power of nature to help solve climate change.”

Our Work

Plastic Waste Reduction Standard

Plastic Waste Reduction Program The Plastic Waste Reduction Program (Plastic Program) enables robust impact assessment…

Learn More >

California Offset Project Registry

The Offset Project Registry (OPR) facilitates the participation of offset projects within the California cap-and-trade program

Learn More >

LandScale

Scaling up the sustainability of productive landscapes

Learn More >