Value for Nature offers consulting services on the following topics:

Forest Carbon Project Development

  • Project feasibility assessment
  • Project design documentation
  • Baseline and monitoring methodology development
  • Monitoring plan
  • Project validation support
  • Project monitoring support
  • Project verification support
  • Credit commercialization support

REDD+ Readiness

Advice to governments on the development of national and sub-national systems for the implementation of REDD+, such as financial systems for the management of REDD+ funding and revenue, and incentive schemes and REDD+ revenue distribution to actors at the local level.

Assistance with the formulation of National REDD+ Readiness Plans.

Carbon Market and Policy

Global carbon market and policy analysis and advice, including regulated and voluntary markets, price development, rules and regulations in specific jurisdictions.

Non-Carbon Ecosystem Services

Quantification, valuation and commercialization of non-carbon ecosystem services in a project context. R&D into the development of new policies and markets for the valuation of ecosystem services, in particular for biodiversity.

Capacity building

Workshops, courses and lectures for governments, civil society, private sector and academics.

Programme and Project Reviews

Mid-term and end-of term evaluations of projects and programmes. Assessment of relevance, effectiveness and efficiency of implementation. Recommendations for remaining implementation time and beyond.