Conflict of Interest is inherent in Carbon Markets within the UNFCCC

Conflict of Interest is inherent in Carbon Markets within the UNFCCC

  Carbon market mechanisms are well entrenched within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Trading of carbon emissions is permitted by the Kyoto Protocol, 1997, an agreement under the UNFCCC that requires specified rich industrializedcountries – those listed in Annex I of UNFCCC – to limit and reduce their greenhouse gas emissions […]