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Ecosperity 2024: pioneering sustainable solutions in Singapore’s environmental summit

Singapore is gearing up to host the impactful Ecosperity 2024 Conference this April, aimed at fostering discussions around nature conservation and the advancement of carbon markets. From 15–17 April, this prominent event will assemble a diverse group of policymakers, industry experts, and leaders to propel forward-thinking strategies for environmental action.

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This year’s conference will notably feature a full day dedicated to examining the role of private investments and regulatory frameworks in supporting carbon projects and biodiversity. This focus is timely, as scepticism about the authenticity and effectiveness of nature-based carbon offset initiatives has been present for some time.

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Amidst growing concerns over the validity of forest conservation claims, which have previously been accused of overstating environmental benefits, Ecosperity 2024 will address the need for verifiable nature-based solutions. Discussions will emphasise the importance of quality projects that genuinely offset carbon emissions and the implementation of stringent standards for environmental claims.

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Highlighting the event, experts from renowned carbon registry organisations, Verra and the Gold Standard, alongside representatives from the Voluntary Carbon Markets Integrity Initiative (VCMI) and the Integrity Council for Voluntary Carbon Markets (ICVCM), will share insights on enhancing the integrity and impact of voluntary carbon markets.

By hosting this event, Singapore not only bolsters global knowledge on environmental preservation but also facilitates vital connections that could accelerate global efforts towards a sustainable future. With its lineup of influential speakers, Ecosperity 2024 is poised to inspire meaningful change and drive innovation in environmental protection strategies.

DGB Group champions the adoption of regulations leading to a more transparent carbon market. We are dedicated to the impactful role that nature-based initiatives can play in global environmental goals, offering high-quality carbon units that adhere to premier verification standards like the Gold Standard and Verra’s Verified Carbon Standard. These initiatives are essential for the conservation and restoration of our environment. Specialising in projects such as reforestation, afforestation, biodiversity improvement, efficient cookstoves, and community-driven agroforestry, DGB enables businesses, investors, and individuals to actively participate in nature preservation through the carbon market. Partnering with DGB allows you to support the creation of a sustainable future and utilise carbon units to foster a healthier and more sustainable world.

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