March 2020 - The new web presence of the Eastern Africa Alliance on Carbon Markets and Climate Finance is now online. The website easternafricaalliance.org will provide a wide range of resources and further inform on recent events and developments in the region. In conjunction with the Alliance the webpage is to grow into a reputable knowledge hub providing quality information to Eastern African stakeholders. more
December 2019 - The Paris Agreement builds on an approach that is fundamentally decentralised in nature. This also includes its treatment of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) and cooperative approaches among Parties under Article 6, raising numerous questions about the operationalisation of voluntary cooperation. Therefore, a new study supported by the BMU aims at making a step toward a better understanding of the several issues covered by Article 6. more
German Federal Ministry for the Environment Carbon Mechanisms Portal
This website provides information on market-based climate policy instruments. It applies to, inter alia, the cooperative approaches of the Paris Agreement, which enable Parties to follow different paths to international-level cooperation.