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Read more at: Spotlight on Dr Tom Swinfield: building trust and protecting livelihoods
A Bayaka person prepares food by a fire in a forest clearing in the Central African Republic rainforest.

Spotlight on Dr Tom Swinfield: building trust and protecting livelihoods

28 November 2022

Why is it important to harness the power of nature-based solutions for carbon offsetting? And how can we promote forest conservation projects which respect the rights and livelihoods of people who live in forest communities?


Read more at: Spotlight on Prof Andrew Balmford: the value of nature-based solutions for carbon storage
A tropical rainforest, photographed from above, with mist and low light.

Spotlight on Prof Andrew Balmford: the value of nature-based solutions for carbon storage

8 November 2022

How can we evaluate the costs and benefits of conservation to guide decision making towards the best outcomes for nature conservation while meeting human needs? Read about Prof Andrew Balmford’s research, which is shaping discussions about how to best manage landscapes.


Read more at: We are so excited! William Pitt Seminar 2022 - Who's in charge?

We are so excited! William Pitt Seminar 2022 - Who's in charge?

12 October 2022

Our Director Anil Madhavapeddy is speaking on the panel alongside Greg Jackson, CEO and Founder of Octopus Energy and Professor David Cope. This 17th Pembroke William Pitt seminar will be Chaired by Professor Emily Shuckburgh, Director @CambridgeZero and introduced by the Master of Pembroke College Cambridge Lord Chris...


Read more at: 4C in Nature4Climate white paper ahead of New York Climate week

4C in Nature4Climate white paper ahead of New York Climate week

16 September 2022

Nature4Climate (N4C), a climate campaigning group composed of 19 of the world’s leading conservation, multilateral and business organizations, have just published their white paper " What you can measure, you can manage – how Nature Tech can help us solve the nature and climate crises. ", which 4C was consulted on as part...


Read more at: 4C in the Gold Standard working groups on digital solutions for carbon markets

4C in the Gold Standard working groups on digital solutions for carbon markets

12 July 2022

At 4C, we are committed to making sure our digital methodologies are peer-reviewed and meet our goal of accelerating the hard work of conservation projects on the ground in the tropical belt. So as we prepare to publish the first version of our digital MRV and Tezos offsetting platform, we are excited to be participating...


Read more at: 4C participates in the IC-VCM stakeholder process

4C participates in the IC-VCM stakeholder process

28 March 2022

The IC-VCM (Integrity Council for Voluntary Carbon Markets) was founded as an independent governance body for the voluntary carbon market, with the purpose of ensuring the voluntary carbon market accelerates a just transition to 1.5C. Their theory of change is well aligned with the 4C model of high-integrity and evidence-...


Read more at: Two research positions open in environmental risk assessment and tracking carbon stocks (closing 5th April 2022)

Two research positions open in environmental risk assessment and tracking carbon stocks (closing 5th April 2022)

17 March 2022

We are looking for two highly motivated post-doctoral researchers with a demonstrated track record of developing forecasts of environmental risk to carbon stocks and sequestration levels in nature-based systems. The successful candidates have an excellent publication record, knowledge of state-of-the-art research and...


Read more at: 4C advertises for six funded PhD studentships

4C advertises for six funded PhD studentships

14 October 2021

The Cambridge Centre for Carbon Credits (4C) has now opened multiple PhD studentships under the AI for Environmental Risk doctoral training program. These are fully funded for the full duration of the scholarship, and are without restriction to anyone from any nationality or background. You can find the details and...