How natural are Natural Climate Solutions and why it matters?

Non-binding promises and significant contradictions suggest that Natural Climate Solutions are only the latest rebranding of failed carbon offsets. We propose a number of recommendations to ensure that NCS are not used to reorientate the climate debate away from reducing avoidable fossil fuel emissions, and can fulfil their (limited) potential to contribute to addressing climate …

Open letter to Mark Carney on the financial stability risks of carbon and nature as asset classes

Please, find the Open letter to Mark Carney published by Green Finance Observatory in response to his excellent speech 'breaking the tragedy of the horizon' and highlighting the financial stability risks associated with carbon and biodiversity as an asset class. The letter is signed by 45 prominent academics and market professionals. This letter links to …