From Risk To Revenue: The Investment Opportunity In Addressing Corporate Deforestation

From Risk to Revenue: The investment opportunity in addressing corporate deforestation Tackling deforestation is key to addressing climate change: 15% of all greenhouse gas emissions are directly caused by deforestation and up to 33% of climate mitigation efforts depend on preserving forests. The following CDP’s 2017 Global Forests Report makes a clear business case for investor…

Paddington 2 The Movie And The Plight Of The Real Andean ‘Spectacled’ Bear

Paddington 2 the movie releases into UK cinemas on Friday 10th November, and 12th January 2018 in the United States, telling the tale of the nation’s best loved bear on his second intrepid adventure. While the fictional Paddington runs around London, the real Andean ‘spectacled’ bears on which Paddington is based are now classified as…

The Future Of Government Is Digital

This article was originally featured on The Times Raconteur, written by Charles Orton-Jones on 26th October 2017. Find the original article here. Our CEO, Lisa Walker, contributed to this article with the current development of carbon credits on blockchain. You can find out more about how Ecosphere+ is partnering to put carbon on the blockchain with the new intiative Poseidon. Read more here.  At…

Linking Food And Energy To Save Water

This article on food, energy and water originally featured on The Times Raconteur, written by Felicia Jackson on 24th October 2017. Find the original article here. Our CEO, Lisa Walker contributed to this article including the value of forests and micro transactions, examples of our projects and blogs can be found on our website.  The United Nations forecasts that almost half…

Ecosphere+ New Member Of Icroa

Ecosphere+ is pleased to have been accepted as a member to the International Carbon Reduction and Offset Alliance (ICROA). ICROA is made up of the leading carbon reduction and offset providers in the voluntary carbon market and ensures credibility and quality for corporates using voluntary carbon offsets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Ecosphere+ has joined…

Companies Launch Climate Initiative Against Deforestation

Driebergen-Zeist, Netherlands: 3 July, 2017 – Energy companies Eneco and Essent, carpet manufacturer Tarkett (formerly Desso) and cocoa trader Cocoanect announce that they are actively engaging in a climate measure that also serves other urgent sustainability goals: conservation of tropical rainforests. This marks the launch of the REDD+ Business Initiative, an initiative where member companies are…

Empowered Women Drive Environmental Conservation In Guatemala

This article about our project in Guatemala was originally featured the Huff Post, written by Seema Jalan, Executive Director of Universal Access Project. Find the original article here.   What do women’s sexual and reproductive health and rights have to do with the environment? Everything, says Marco Cerezo, General Director of FUNDAECO, an environmental conservation…