FCWG Learning Exchange Series: Taskforce on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets: Approach to Scaling a High-Integrity Carbon Market

November 3, 2021 3:00PM - 4:00PM

https://msu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_d7cd0ur1SyqzbPJdtVBIPg


Title

Taskforce on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets: Approach to Scaling a High-Integrity Carbon Market

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Description 

This session will feature an overview of four key areas of work to date: i) A clear narrative on Voluntary Carbon Markets ii) A blueprint for its governance iii) Legal principles and standardized contracts iv) Threshold standard for high-quality carbon markets. Outlook on next steps: Who are the main organizations and individuals standing up this new governance body, what is the current status, what are the main upcoming deliverables and how you can get involved.

Speakers 

  • Erik Ringvold, Senior Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Company, is part of McKinsey Switzerland, focusing on serving clients globally on carbon markets and financial infrastructure. Prior to joining McKinsey worked on decarbonizing industrial installations. Erik holds an MBA from INSEAD and an MSc from EPFL in energy systems.

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