Standards for a Sustainable World

VCS develops and manages standards that help countries, the private sector and civil society achieve their
sustainable development and climate action goals.

  • CCB & VCS Program Updates

    21 June 2017

    CCB & VCS Program updates released today Haga clic aquí para español Cliquez ici pour…

    Climate, Community & Biodiversity Standards, Verified Carbon Standard
  • Colombia Drives Innovation and Carbon Markets

    15 June 2017

    Colombia has taken a significant step in addressing climate change and supporting carbon markets. In…

    Verified Carbon Standard
  • Double Counting in ICAO’s CORSIA: Issues and Solutions

    8 May 2017

    Carbon certification bodies participating in the CORISA might need to come up with their own double counting guidelines. Though this challenge poses a key risk within CORSIA framework, there are paths forward that can address that risk and even lead to potential opportunities.

    Verified Carbon Standard
  • Methodologies Open for Public Comment

    21 February 2017

    There are currently no methodologies open for public comment.

    Verified Carbon Standard, Methodologies