Valentin Bellassen is Research Unit Manager at CDC Climat (project mechanisms, agriculture and forestry). He has a PhD in environmental sciences, a Master's degree in water and forestry engineering and is a graduate of the École Normale Supérieure in Paris. He is also accredited by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to carry out audits of national greenhouse gas inventories. His research work focuses on carbon offsetting.
Forests are vital carbon sinks. Although forestry projects dominate the voluntary carbon markets, they still occupy a marginal position on the larger, compliance markets. This is mainly due to their […]Continue Reading