A decentralised meta data platform that links, aggregates and harmonises all major carbon credit registry data to enhance transparent accounting in line with Article 6 of the Paris Agreement.
The CAD Trust open-source metadata system uses blockchain technology to create a decentralised record of carbon market activity with the aim to avoid double counting, increase trust in carbon credit data and build confidence in carbon markets through improved transparency.
Fully operational Data Dashboard coming in Q3 2023
Introduction to CAD Trust
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CAD Trust reveals Data Dashboard prototype at Innovate4Climate
Innovate4Climate: First Presentation of the CAD Trust Data Dashboard
Climate Action Data Trust appoints Yuvaraj Dinesh Babu as Executive Director
Why data infrastructure is key for a transparent carbon market
21 Feb, 2023
CAD Trust User Forum: Information Webinars
Call for Expression of Interest to Join the User Forum
Recording of the CAD Trust Launch Event
Watch the recording of the official launch event of the CAD Trust which took place at the Asia Climate Summit in Singapore on 7th December.
CAD Trust on CNBC: Interview with Dirk Forrister (IETA)
Dirk Forrister, President and CEO of IETA visited the CNBC Asia studio to talk about the launch of Climate Action Data Trust and the role of transparency in climate action.
IETA, World Bank and the Government of Singapore officially launch Climate Action Data Trust
Climate Action Data Trust (CAD Trust) is officially launched by the Founding Partners: IETA, World Bank and the Singapore Government.
07 Dec, 2023
Asia Climate Summit 2022
The Climate Action Data Trust (CAD Trust) will be launched in Singapore at the Asia Climate Summit 2022.
IETA launches the Climate Action Data website and communication channels and reveals information on the forthcoming launch of the fully operational metadata layer.
Climate Action Data Trust at COP27
Series of panel discussions hosted by IETA and the World Bank focused on leveraging digital infrastructure for carbon markets.
Official launch of the Climate Action Data Trust at the Asia Climate Summit 2022 in Singapore. Registration will open soon through the IETA website.
Operational Data Dashboard
The initial integration and connection with several major registries is now underway. Other national registries and the wider ecosystem of registries will connect to CAD Trust throughout 2023. The fully operational Data Dashboard displaying all major registry data will be fully accessible in Q3 2023.
Testing Simulation Data
Other Private & Public Market Participants
- East & West Africa,
- Middle East,
- North America,
- Latin America,
- South & East Asia,