Ethiopia
Project description: The Project Activity coordinated by the Italian NGO COOPI Foundation involves distribution of approximately 6,000 fuel efficient cookstoves to
Emission Reduction - Projects
Ethiopia
Project description: The Project Activity coordinated by the Italian NGO COOPI Foundation involves distribution of approximately 6,000 fuel efficient cookstoves to
Emission Reduction - Projects
Mozambique
Nhlamankulu is a district of Maputo city, the capital of Mozambique, that has a high density of population, very critical housing, and hygienic conditions due to the
Mozambique
Nhlamankulu is a district of Maputo city, the capital of Mozambique, that has a high density of population, very critical housing, and hygienic conditions due to the
Senegal
The Jatropha Agroforestry Senegal project aims to improve the overall productivity of Senegal’s western and central cultivated lands, by developing Jatropha curcas
Biofuel - Projects
Senegal
The Jatropha Agroforestry Senegal project aims to improve the overall productivity of Senegal’s western and central cultivated lands, by developing Jatropha curcas
Biofuel - Projects
Madagascar
This project includes the installation of drinkable water supply systems within the rural villages of the Ambanja District in the Diana Region of Madagascar. The pro
Projects
Madagascar
This project includes the installation of drinkable water supply systems within the rural villages of the Ambanja District in the Diana Region of Madagascar. The pro
Projects
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CarbonSink: Sustainability is a Matter of Business

CarbonSink  is  a  highly  specialised  consultancy  company  focused  on  the  development  of sustainability strategies and on the compensation of CO2 emissions. Thanks to the recognition as an Academic Spin-Off by the Florence University and the background of its staff, CarbonSink mainly focuses on mitigation projects aimed at reducing and offsetting the greenhouse gases (GHGs) emissions in the atmosphere. In line with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) provision, CarbonSink assists its clients in their plans to reduce and offset their GHGs emissions.

Furthermore, CarbonSink also supports private and public organisations and NGOs in designing and developing carbon projects, most of which have successfully generated high quality certified carbon credits with important social, economic, and environmental co-benefits. Following the needs of its clients, CarbonSink’s core projects are mainly located in Africa and Latin America (e.g. Mozambique, Ghana, DR Congo, South Africa, Senegal, Kenya, Bolivia, Peru, etc.)

Since its establishment, CarbonSink mainly focuses on reaching high levels of transparency throughout its carbon initiatives and on significantly contributing to innovating the carbon market. In spring 2015, CarbonSink launched the first Italian B2B platform to purchase certified voluntary carbon credits carefully selected by our experts: www.faircarbon.it. FAIRCARBON is a boutique collecting what in our view are the best available carbon projects.

CarbonSink is a member of IETA (International Emission Trading Association) and the only Italian company accepted as a member of ICROA (International Carbon Reduction and Offset Alliance). 

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Carbon Sink projects around the world

Carbon Events

5th Of April in Florence: Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Innovations: CarbonSink will participate on 5th of April to the Tuscany Day organized by the annual "Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Social Innovation" Fair: Organized for the first time in Florence, this pre-event of the main fair is dedicated to the actors of the Tuscany region; t ...

CarbonSink will participate on 24 February at the Fiera Internazionale B2B in Rho Fiera, Milan: CarbonSink is handling the theme: "How to Use Carbon Footprint and estimated CO2 storage in the management of urban green" for the Urban Green Management project on Friday, February 24, 2017 at B2B International Fair Nursery, Landscape and the whole chain of green in Rho Fiera, ...

CarbonSink will Participate on 15-17 February at the BioFach 2017 Event with Fairtrade Italia: CarbonSink together with Fairtrade Italia will be present at the BioFach2017 event, held from 15 to 18 of February in Nuremberg. BioFach is an annual fair dedicated to organic, ecological and natural products. The fair is the World's Leading Trade Fair for Organic Food: it o ...

Agraria Tropicale: lectures for students: The CarbonSink team will give a lecture for students and graduates of Tropical Agriculture on December 6 in Florence, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The team will hold a seminar on carbon credits and the functioning of the compensation. In this lesson will also attend the foreign studen ...

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