How climate action improves lives in climate project host countries

May 14, 2024
Disadvantaged groups in poorer countries are most vulnerable to the effects of climate change. This makes it even more important to involve people all around the world in climate action. This can be achieved through climate projects that not only reduce, avoid, or remove greenhouse gas emissions, but also improve the lives of local people.

How to leverage your BVCM strategy to fund carbon dioxide removal

April 5, 2024
On 28 February 2024, the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) released their guidance on how companies should engage in beyond value chain mitigation (BVCM). The Above and Beyond report gives practical guidance to companies on how to build a strategy for BVCM. The guidance does however leave a question open.

ClimatePartner on the “Joint Statement on Voluntary Carbon Market: The Claims Side”

December 22, 2023
As part of COP28, seven EU countries (the Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain, Finland, Belgium, and Austria) have published joint recommendations to improve the integrity of the voluntary carbon market (VCM). ClimatePartner firmly supports this declaration and are convinced that the voluntary climate action commitment of companies and the VCM are indispensable to achieve the necessary momentum.

Management change at ClimatePartner GmbH

January 23, 2024
As part of the further development and strategic alignment of ClimatePartner GmbH, the company is also breaking new ground in personnel terms. Klaus-Peter Siemssen has been the company's new CEO since 1 January 2024. Founder Moritz Lehmkuhl will remain active for ClimatePartner as managing director.

COP28: Five key takeaways for businesses

December 20, 2023
The 28th Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC, hosted in 2023 by the UAE, caused controversy before it even began. Find out some of the most important outcomes from COP28, what they mean for businesses, and some tangible steps companies can take to demonstrate climate leadership.

Unlocking the voluntary carbon market: The themes of COP28

November 24, 2023
The 28th Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC (COP28), the UN’s annual climate summit, will take place in Dubai from 30 November to 12 December 2023. Can the recent focus on the VCM help to mobilise urgently needed funds to accelerate climate action?