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Conference of the Parties (COP)
The Conference of the Parties is an annual meeting held by the UNFCCC to discuss the goals to mitigate climate change
Sustainable Development Goals
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a set of 17 goals to create a more equitable and sustainable world by 2030. They focus on ending poverty and hunger, achieving gender equality, protecting the environment, and creating peace and prosperity for all.
Fast Fashion
Fast fashion is a term used to describe the rapid production of cheap, fashionable clothing to meet the demands of a rapidly changing market. It is heavily criticised for its unethical impacts on workers and extensive environmental damage.
Biodegradable
Biodegradability is the process by which various microorganisms break down organic materials. Biodegradability is an important concept for sustainable living and reducing our environmental impact.
New Zealand Climate-Related Financial Disclosures
Learn about NZ Climate-Related Financial Disclosures being enforced as of 1st January 2023 for larger entities.
Greenwashing
Greenwashing is the deceptive practice of making a product or company appear more environmentally friendly than it actually is. Read this blog to explore greenwashing definitions, examples, companies, and how to avoid greenwashing.
Biodiversity Credits
Biodiversity credits are a type of incentive or trade system used to encourage the conservation and protection of ecosystems. Credits are used to offset the negative environmental impacts of projects by funding conservation or restoration projects elsewhere.
Renewable Energy
Renewable energy is the answer to the world's growing energy needs. It offers an inexhaustible supply of clean, green energy that can help reduce climate change and maintain a healthy planet.
Funds for Tree Planting in NZ
Whether you're after financing for planting, equipment, or forestry research, there's an abundance of forest funding options in NZ. Find out what funds and loans are available for tree planting in nz.
What is a Circular Economy?
Discover why a circular economy is the future of economic growth and how it can help us create a brighter, more sustainable future.
Voluntary Carbon Market
The Voluntary Carbon Market (VCM) is a rapidly expanding sector focused on providing businesses and individuals with the opportunity to reduce and offset their carbon emissions. The market is growing rapidly and is set to become a vital tool in the fight against climate change.
TCFD reporting
As climate change continues to be a defining issue, organisations worldwide are being held to higher standards when it comes to transparency. The Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) is a global initiative launched to improve the quality and consistency of climate-related financial disclosures.
What Is ESG?
ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) is a concept that is gaining traction in the business world. ESG provides a way for business to assess their practices and ensure that they are operating in a socially responsible and sustainable way. This blog will explore the concept of ESG and ESG investing through its benefits, examples and more.
Science-Based Targets
Setting science-based targets (SBT) are set to reduce the worst impacts of climate change. SBT is one of the most important commitments companies can make to fight climate change. This blog will share all you need to know about SBT through the most commonly asked questions. 
A-Z Sustainability Dictionary
Welcome to the A-Z Dictionary of Sustainability! Here you'll find definitions for sustainability-related terms. We know sustainability terms can be a little confusing, so here's a one-stop shop to help out!
6 Best Short Walks in NZ with Ancient Native Forests
New Zealand is a small country, but the diversity of its landscape means that you can fit a lot into one short walk. That's why we've put together this list of the best short walks in New Zealand with 1000-year-old trees!
Key Events That Effect The NZ Carbon Price (2022)
What’s happening in the carbon market? Recent price trends and what could be coming up over the rest of the year.
Carbon Credits - Buy to Sell, or Buy to Offset?
To buy to sell, or to buy to offset is a good question for people that are just beginning their journey in the carbon market. This question helps to explain the two available options that carbon credit buyers have.
Starting with Carbon - Mitchell
Mitchell shares how he went from a cynic to a wanna be Greta Thunberg in the space of a few years after just getting started. Mitchell now views carbon and carbon credits as the way to measure and improve his impact on the world.
New Zealand's Carbon Market 101
The New Zealand carbon market is a big and relatively new space. This blog will cover the NZ ETS, market functions, carbon credits, and the different participant interactions in the NZ carbon market.
The Complete List of Aerial Imagery Resources for your ETS Application
A comprehensive list of all the imagery resources available to help gather evidence about your forest for your ETS application.
What Evidence is Required for ETS Applications? (2022)
Te Uru Rākau - The New Zealand Forest Service can require significant evidence for ETS applications, in this article we simplify the key evidence to collect when planning your forest.
Native Trees That Qualify for Carbon Credits in the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme (2022)
When planning your native forest for the ETS its a requirement that 30% of the forest's canopy cover is made up of tree species that have the potential to reach at least 5 metres tall at maturity. Here is a list to get you started.
Land Requirements for Carbon Credits in the NZ ETS
A simple guide to the requirements of eligible land in the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme.
The Potential of Native Forest Carbon Credits NZ - Per Hectare
Learn about carbon sequestration rates under the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) and their Carbon Credit earning potential, per hectare.
A Guide To The Emissions Trading Scheme NZ
The Emissions Trading Scheme is New Zealand's key tool for reducing harmful atmospheric gas levels to meet international climate change response goals. Find out how and why.
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