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Welcome to Forest Trends’ 2024 Photo Contest: “Thrive with Nature: Restore, Protect, Sustain”!


Español, Português, & Tiếng Việt instructions are below the English. Enter the contest    Participa en el concurso    Participe do concurso    Thể lệ cuộc thi  Join us in celebrating the beauty and importance of nature through your lens. This contest is a chance to showcase your talent, share your unique perspective, and help […]

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World Water Forum

Bali, Indonesia

May 18th – 25th, 2024 | Bali, Indonesia As the world’s largest event on water, the World Water Forum provides a unique platform where the water community and key decision makers can collaborate and make long-term progress on global water challenges. The Forum brings together participants from all levels and areas, including politics, multilateral institutions, […]

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COP28: Voices of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities: Faces of the High Integrity Carbon Market

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

December 6, 2023 | 1:15 – 2:45 PM Location: SE Room 5, Blue Zone Convenors: Peoples Forests Partnership, Equitable Earth Coalition Carbon markets can provide much-needed finance for protecting forests, scaling up agroforestry, and benefiting the local communities. Indigenous Peoples and local community organizations advocate for fair and transparent benefit sharing and effective and inclusive […]

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COP28: Getting the Carbon Market Right for Communities

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

December 4, 2023 | 4:00 – 5:30 PM (GMT+1) Location: IETA Pavilion, Business Hub, Blue Zone Convenors: Peoples Forests Partnership In this panel, indigenous peoples and local communities and carbon standards organizations will come together to reflect on what progress has been made on getting standards to work for the people and how to tackle […]

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COP28: A Revolutionary Shift for the Voluntary Carbon Market: Leadership from Forest Communities and Global South Countries

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

December 3, 2023 | 9:00 – 10:00 AM REGISTER Location: Nature Positive Pavilion, Blue Zone Convenor: Equitable Earth Coalition Leaders of Indigenous Peoples and Global South governments join together at this panel discussion to discuss how to end deforestation by 2030 through a new and revolutionary shift in the voluntary carbon market. This panel’s speakers will […]

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New York Climate Week: Carbon Finance for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities

Madison Room, 101 Park Ave, New York, New York

September 20, 2023 | 11:45 – 12:45 PM REGISTER Location: Madison Room at the Nature Positive Hub Convener(s): Peoples Forests Partnership, UC Center for Climate Justice, AMPB, Ford Foundation, One Earth, Forest Trends  Indigenous peoples and local communities (IPLCs) have successfully protected forests for generations.  They are crucial partners to achieving our global climate goals.  […]

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New York Climate Week: Achieving scale: How can the VCM support countries to achieve ambitious climate action through REDD+ and meet sustainable development goals

Pershing Hub, 101 Park Ave, New York, New York

September 19, 2023 | 1:30 – 3:30 PM EST REGISTER Location: Pershing Hub at the Nature Positive Hub Convener(s): Wildlife Conservation Society This event will explore how countries can meet requirements to enter the voluntary carbon market, including new methodological approaches for project-scale REDD+ and emerging consensus on high integrity crediting, in order to leverage […]

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Global Environmental Markets and Finance Summit

Denver, CO

July 19-21, 2023 | Denver, CO REGISTER | MORE INFORMATION Forest Trends will be joining the conference as a sustaining partner. Conference priorities include: Driving quantifiable and sustainable progress for environmental outcomes that benefit economies and people Sharing proven and emerging market mechanisms, policies, data and trends, monitoring, and progress tracking across carbon, biodiversity, water […]

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Bilbao Exhibition Centre, Bilbao, Spain

May 23-25, 2023 | Bilbao, Spain MORE INFORMATION Innovate4Climate 2023, hosted by the World Bank Group, brings together the public and private sectors to turn up the volume on innovative climate solutions across finance, markets, policy and technology. Participants have the opportunity to connect with leaders driving climate ambition, learn about cutting-edge approaches to accelerate […]

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Nature Hub – UN Water Conference, New York

Apella, 450 E 29th Street, New York, NY 10016

March 22-23, 2023 | New York City On the sidelines of the UN 2023 Water Conference, the Nature Hub will bring together NGO, corporate and public sector leaders for official off-site sessions, informal meetings, conversation and an evening cocktail social. We are hosting three events at the Nature Hub and members of our team will […]