Climate Communities Forests Investments

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 the challenges that still lie ahead to unpack a workable road towards fully nested projects.


  • Francesca Arara, Government of Acre
  • Gustavo Sanchez, AMPB
  • Anna Lehmann, Peoples Forests Partnership
  • Julia Sunderland, Equitable Earth
  • Christy Magerkurth, ART/TREEs
  • Colin Moore, WCS