Climate Water

COP26: A Call to Action: Building Water and Climate Resilience through Nature-based Solutions

Glasgow / Virtual

November 4, 17:30 – 19:00 GMT / 13:30 – 15:00 EDT Water & Climate Pavilion (Blue Zone) | Watch it here Convenors: Pacific Institute, CEO Water Mandate, The Nature Conservancy, LimnoTech, Danone, WWF, IUCN, Forest Trends, United States Army Corps of Engineers, City of Cape Town, Asia Pulp and Paper, Heineken This session will bring […]


COP26: Future of Voluntary Carbon Markets: Projects, Players, and Impacts


November 4 | 16:30 – 18:00  IETA BusinessHub Convenor: Vertis Demand in voluntary carbon markets has been growing exponentially in recent years. Who is pushing the growth? Which are the trending projects? How will Article 6 of the Paris Agreement impact the market? Speakers Paz Nachon, Director, Strive – Vertis Environmental Finance Stephen Donofrio, Director, […]

Climate Communities Forests

COP26: Delivering High Integrity, Inclusive Voluntary Carbon Markets for 1.5C

Glasgow / Virtual

November 3, 15:00 – 17:00 GMT Nature+Zone (Blue Zone) [invitation only] | Watch it live Convenor: UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Global leaders from across government, the private sector, civil society and indigenou communities discuss what is needed to ensure voluntary carbon markets are high integrity and accelerate additional action towards the […]


COP26: Private Finance for Sustainable Landscapes and Net Zero Goals

Glasgow / Virtual

November 1 | 13:15 am – 14:45 GMT GEF/GCF Pavilion | Watch it live Convenors: International Carbon Reduction & Offset Alliance (ICROA) & International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) The business models and investment case for investment in landscape initiatives for climate change mitigation and adaptation are not widely understood by investors and the private sector. This […]


Verge 21: The Climate Tech Event


We are proud to be Community Partners at VERGE 21: The Climate Tech Event. Join more than 10,000 leaders from the private and public sectors, utilities, solution providers, investors and startups, in advancing systemic solutions to address the climate crisis through five key markets: clean energy, sustainable mobility, carbon removal, regenerative food systems, and resilient […]


Carbon Forward 2021: Harnessing the Environmental Markets to Reach Net Zero: Scaling New Peaks


We are excited to participate in this year’s Carbon Forward conference. Stephen Donofrio, Director of Ecosystem Marketplace and Supply Change, will be speaking at this year’s installment of the annual environmental market conference. Wed., Oct. 6 & Th., Oct. 7 |  9:00 am – 5:00 pm CET Register Day 1 of the conference will lend […]

Climate Forests Investments

Green Gigaton Challenge at this year’s GLF Amazonia Digital Conference: The Tipping Point


Catch an expert discussion on Why a “green gigaton” mobilization of tropical forest finance requires inclusive, equitable, and collaborative partnerships, on the last day of this year’s Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) Amazonia Digital Conference: The Tipping Point, hosted by the Green Gigaton Challenge (GGC). The session will take place on Thursday, September 23, 2021  | […]

Climate Investments

Ecosystem Marketplace’s State of the Voluntary Carbon Markets 2021 Insights Event


Join Forest Trends’ Ecosystem Marketplace, its Visionary Partners, Strategic Supporters, and Global Carbon Survey Respondents on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 10:00 EDT for a complimentary EM Insights Event. Ecosystem Marketplace will be launching the latest State of the Voluntary Carbon Markets 2021 report, demonstrating new features in the EM Data Intelligence & Analytics Dashboard, and […]


Natural Water Infrastructure Working Group Series


Forest Trends is convening a series of sessions with small groups of experts to identify opportunities for scaling nature-based water infrastructure solutions within emerging federal infrastructure and climate resilience plans in the US.  Natural water infrastructure is central to building back better in the US. Forest Trends’ goal is to advance an agenda for mainstreaming […]

Agriculture Biodiversity Forests

ICCF Summit on Illegal Resource Extraction

Washington DC, USA

Competition over natural resources and pollution of our oceans, forests, and air threaten America’s national security and economic interests and damage the health of the planet. The ICCF Group will convene a summit in Washington, DC with the purpose of exploring the issue of illegal resource extraction and highlighting bipartisan efforts to address it. The […]