Please find below the links to some online resources related to Transcarbon’s activities by topic that you may find useful.

The International Response to Climate Change
Sustainable Development
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
Millennium Development Goal 7

The International Response to Climate Change

Core documents:
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) (1992) [English]
Convention-Cadre des Nations Unies sur les Changements Climatiques (CCNUCC) (1992) [Français]
Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (CMNUCC) (1992) [Español]
The Kyoto Protocol (1998) [English]
Le Protocole de Kyoto (1998) [Français]
Protocolo de Kyoto (1998) [Español]

Background information:
UNFCCC, Essential Background [English]
CCNUCC, Informations Introductives [Français]
CMNUCC, Información Básica [Español]
UNFCCC, Making those First Steps Count: An Introduction to the Kyoto Protocol [English]
CCNUCC, Le Protocole de Kyoto [Français]
CMNUCC, Protocolo de Kyoto [Español]

Emissions trading and flexible mechanisms under the Kyoto Protocol:
UNFCCC, The Mechanisms under the Kyoto Protocol: Emissions Trading, the Clean Development Mechanism and Joint Implementation [English]
UNFCCC, Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) [English]
UNFCCC, Joint Implementation (JI) [English]

Voluntary emissions reduction:
VCS, Verified Carbon Standard [English]
The Verified Carbon Standard is a greenhouse gas accounting program used by projects around the world to verify and issue carbon credits in voluntary markets.

State and trends of the carbon market & Financing climate change adaptation and mitigation efforts:
The World Bank, Carbon Finance at the World Bank [English]
The World Bank, Climate Change, Financing: What We Do [English]
Inter-American Development Bank, IDB Helps Latin America and the Caribbean Address Climate Change [English]
Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo, BID Ayuda a América Latina y el Caribe a Enfrentar el Cambio Climático [Español]

Reference materials:
UNFCCC, Glossary of Climate Change Acronyms [English]
UNFCCC, Glossary of CDM Terms (Version 06.0) [English]

Sustainable Development

General information:
UN, 2005 World Summit Outcome, adopted by the G.A. U.N. Doc. A/60/L.1 (2005) [English]
UN, Report of the World Commission on Environment and Development: Our Common Future, transmitted to the G.A. as an Annex to U.N. Doc. A/42/427, Development and International Co-operation: Environment, (1987) (also known as the Brundtland Report) [English]
UN, Declaration of the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (Stockholm, 1972) [English]

Environmental Impact Assesment (EIA)

General information:
The World Bank, Environmental Assessment Sourcebook and Updates [English]
UNEP, Economics and Trade Branch, Economics and Trade Programme, UNEP Environmental Impact Assessment Training Resource Manual, vol. 1 (2d ed. 2002) [English]

Reference materials:
International Association for Impact Assessment, Multilingual Glossary of Impact Assessment [English]

Millennium Development Goal 7

General information:
UN, Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Goal 7: Ensure Environmental Sustainability [English]
ONU, Objectifs du Millénaire pour le Développement, Objectif 7: Préserver l’environnement [Français]
ONU, Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio (ODM), Garantizar la Sostenibilidad del Medio Ambiente [Español]
The World Bank, Millennium Development Goals, Goal 7: Ensure Environmental Sustainability by 2015 [English]
La Banque Mondiale, Objectifs de Développement pour le Millénaire, Objectif n° 7: Assurer un Environnement Durable d'ici 2015 [Français]
El Banco Mundial, Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio, Objetivo 7: Garantizar la Sostenibilidad del Medio Ambiente para 2015 [Español]