The forest protection agenda in recent times has been dominated by the potential for carbon markets to provide the financial mechanism to protect forests. Progress has however been hampered as there are a range of concerns, as well as conceptual and implementation issues, to be overcome before the carbon markets are able to provide the finance required to reduce deforestation rates at the scale required. PwC has a deep understanding of these concerns and issues; examples of our engagement with these issues include:
We also have strong links with the scientific community and institutions with access to data of relevance, and can list amongst our clients many of the world’s leading conservation groups (e.g. WWF, World Land Trust, Royal Society for Protection of Birds and many more).
Download our Forest Carbon Experience booklet to read more about our recent Forest Carbon related projects with clients around the world.