Loading...
22Sep

CARBON OFFSETTING: What you need to know to take action against climate change

The first step to taking action is to reduce your climate impact as much as possible, but often some emissions are just unavoidable.

Purchasing high quality carbon credits is an effective way to take accountability for these unavoidable emissions and to contribute to the transition to a low-carbon economy. But it can seem complex and leads to many questions from why offset, to making the right choices to ensure credibility, through to more practical advice such as how to purchase credits.

02Dec

REPORT: Navigating Blockchain and Climate Action - 2019 State and Trends

In this second edition, CLI takes stock of the current state and trends of using blockchain technology for climate action, including emerging success stories, bottlenecks and crunch issues regarding digitizing MRV.

04Nov

REPORT: Assessment of Sustainable Development Approaches for use in Article 6

Download the Report

 

This report is produced by the Sustainable Development Initiative (SDI) with the support from the governments of Belgium, Germany, Finland, Norway and Sweden.

For more information on the SDI and the policy dialogue on Sustainable Development>>

27Aug

SDG Tool Guidance

Gold Standard and partners are pleased to publish a new guidance document to inform development of user-friendly tools that will help project developers capture the full range of their projects' contributions toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), while also guarding against overclaiming, or "SDG washing."

29Jul

Annual Report 2018: Pathways to scale

Having launched Gold Standard for the Global Goals in 2017, last year centered on several themes to scale our impact beyond project-level activities, including:

14Jun

Report: Valuating the benefits of improved cooking solutions

Gold Standard has published a research study by Vivid Economics that estimates the economic value of Gold Standard-certified project benefits related to climate, health, ecosystem protection, economic opportunity, poverty reduction and other development outcomes from its improved cooking solutions project portfolio.

14Dec

REPORT: Women / Energy / Climate

In partnership with Instituto Perene, Gold Standard has launched a new policy paper that shows how addressing SDG 5 to “Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls” can catalyse the achievement of many other Sustainable Development Goals.

06Dec

REPORT: Navigating Blockchain and Climate Action

An international team of authors with a diverse set of experiences and insights has produced a seminal report on blockchain/Digital Ledger Technology (DLT) for policymakers, Navigating Blockchain and Climate Action>>

The main benefits of blockchain technology are rooted in three main characteristics: