Mainstreaming sustainable development in carbon markets

Thursday 12 November 2020 

1:45-2:45pm CET

Hosted by IETA - Carbon Markets Virtual Pavilion

Sustainable development is gaining traction among all stakeholders of markets – investors, governments and project beneficiaries. This event features presentations on how sustainable development in carbon markets has evolved - within negotiations under the UNFCCC as well as in domestic policy planning.



  1. Introduction/Welcome – Moderation by IETA/ICAP (tbd)
  2. “Introducing SD top-down - the draft rules on the market mechanism of Art. 6.4 Paris Agreement – Lessons learned from the CDM?”
    By Sven Braden
  3. “Promoting sustainable development from bottom up – best practice examples from domestic carbon pricing initiatives”, Gold Standard Foundation
    by Owen Hewlett
  4. “Alignment of MRV/transparency of GHG and SDGs for transformative impact of Article 6 programs from a national registry and reporting perspective”, UNEP DTU
    by Karen Olsen with Costa Rica, Kenya or Pakistan (tbd)
  5. Q & A
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Innovation-Solution Category: Sustainable Development Initiative
Media Category: Webinar
Event Dates: Thursday, November 12, 2020