The Road To Sustainable Cattle Ranching In Mato Grosso

Written by Edit Kiss, the Director of Business Development and Operations for¬†Althelia¬†Ecosphere, the parent company of Ecosphere+, following her trip to Brazil for the¬†Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 General Assembly. Edit and several other members of the TFA2020 including Ecosphere+ and Althelia Climate Fund colleagues, went on a site visit to Novo Campo, a sustainable cattle…

Innovate4Climate 2017

Barcelona, Spain, May 22-25, 2017 Over 1500 movers and shakers from 82 countries were in Barcelona for Innovate4Climate to discuss the latest in carbon finance. Organised by the World Bank, IETA and other partners, the event was aimed at joining finance, markets and technology to accelerate climate action. ¬† As a new company, it was…

Sustainability In Sport

Several members of the Ecosphere+ team attended the Sustainability Innovation in Sport Conference run by Climate Action Programme in February 2017 to speak with people about sustainability and sport. Ecosphere+ is working on innovative ways of integrating forest carbon assets into a wider sustainability approach for sports organisations and how they are a tangible way…

Forest Carbon Offsets Under Corsia Can Offer A Win-Win For Airlines, Society And The Planet

The global carbon offsetting scheme reached by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) in October 2016 is a highly commendable achievement that provides a starting point to drive change in the aviation industry over the coming decades. The deal is not without its detractors from within the environmental community but it does provide an unprecedented…

Forest Carbon Projects: A Stepping-Stone To A Lower Carbon Economy And A Sustainable Future

In Paris governments agreed the ambitious goal of ‚Äúholding the increase in the global average temperature to well below 2¬įC above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the temperature increase to 1.5¬įC above pre-industrial levels‚ÄĚ. Meeting these climate change goals agreed between governments, however, necessitate a complete re-wiring of the economy and longterm…