The NCS Alliance members share a vision where NCSs play a key role in addressing climate change; they work together towards a common goal and stand behind a common set of principles.
Enable Natural Climate Solutions to contribute their full potential towards the Paris climate goals as well as help solve some of the world’s most pressing and intractable environmental and social challenges, including biodiversity and forest loss, land degradation, sustainable water management and sustainable community livelihoods, starting today.
Build an effective and scalable carbon market that enables natural carbon sinks while safeguarding nature.
Our guiding principles
For NCS carbon credits from any sector to be a credible and sustainable option for reducing and sequestering emissions, concerns and real challenges must be addressed. All actors will need to adopt a set of principles and practices that can deliver environmental and social integrity, in order to build on a track-record of successful delivery. Our proposed principles are as follows:
The NCSA structure
The NCSA includes the following 5 governing bodies: