About PV Climate

The latest version of the Plan Vivo Carbon Standard (PV Climate) builds on ongoing experiences, enhances clarity to the market, and helps create a more-scalable Standard. Read more

About PV Nature

Find out more about the pioneering Plan Vivo Biodiversity Standard (PV Nature). Read more

Accessibility

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Acorn Project Officer

Plan Vivo are looking for an Acorn Project Officer to join the team. Find out more here. Read more

Approved Approaches

An Approved Approach is a methodology or tool that is used in the quantification or justification of climate benefits, risk, additionality or monitoring data for a Plan Vivo project or prospective Plan Vivo project. Find out more about Approved Approaches and how to apply them. Read more

ArBolivia – Documents

View documentation from the Plan Vivo-certified ArBolivia project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more

Babatana Rainforest - Documents

View documentation from the Plan Vivo-certified Babatana Rainforest Conservation project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more

Baseline Scenario

Learn about what a carbon baseline is, how to estimate one, and how this can be used to estimate CO2 sequestered or mitigated for a forestry or sustainable land-use carbon project. Read more

Biodiversity Project Officer

The Plan Vivo Foundation is currently looking for a Biodiversity Projects Officer, to be based in Edinburgh. Read more

Board of Trustees

Meet the Plan Vivo Board of Trustees. Read more

Bujang Raba – Documents

View documentation from the Plan Vivo-certified Bujang-Raba project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more

CommuniTree – Documents

View documentation from the Plan Vivo-certified CommuniTree project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more

Costs & fees

How much does it cost to register a PV Climate project? Find out more about the costs and fees of certification here. Read more

Crediting systems and monitoring

Find out more about ex-ante and ex-post crediting systems, and the monitoring and annual reporting requirements that Plan Vivo-certified projects must fulfil. Read more

Drawa Rainforest – Documents

View documentation from the Plan Vivo-certified Drawa Rainforest project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more

Durian Rambun – Documents

View documentation from the Plan Vivo-certified Durian Rambun project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more

Emiti Nibwo Bulora – Documents

View documentation from the Plan Vivo-certified Emiti Nibwo Bolura project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more

Environmental and Social Risk Management

Environmental and social safeguards policies aim to ensure that participants’ human rights are respected and that any risks are managed and addressed. Plan Vivo projects incorporate many aspects of environmental and social (E&S) safeguarding. Find out more here. Read more

Estimating Climate Benefits

Learn more about how to estimate carbon/CO2 emission reductions for a forestry or sustainable land-use project. Read more

EthioTrees – Documents

View documentation from the Plan Vivo-certified EthioTrees project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more

Frequently asked questions

Have a question? You may be able to find an answer here or contact us using the details below. Read more

Halo Verde – Documents

View documentation from the Plan Vivo-certified Halo Verde project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more

Hieu Commune - Documents

View documentation from the Hieu Commune Plan Vivo-certified REDD+ project, including the Project Design Document (PDD), technical specifications, annual reports and audit reports. Read more