Opinion: “Carbon Credits Hold the Key to Combating Deforestation”

News 05.03.24

Posted by Mariana Ceccon

In this article, Roselyn Fosuah Adjei, Climate Change Director at Ghana’s Forestry Commission, discusses the growing demand for high-quality carbon credits among companies aiming to reduce their environmental impact. She highlights Ghana’s efforts to offer these credits through its forest-conservation program, emphasizing its integrity and benefits for local communities. The article also tackles criticisms of existing forest-protection schemes and praises programs like Ghana’s for their effectiveness in reducing emissions.

Read more in Project Syndicate.