Moriz Vohrer (34) has joined ForestFinest Consulting and CO2OL as Senior Consultant for sustainable land use management and supply chains in agroforestry and forestry. He will strengthen the team with his expertise, network and know-how. Graduating in forestry and environmental sciences, he expanded his work in carbon forestry projects around the world. For four years, he had been working as Technical Director at the Gold Standard Foundation. He also was a founding member of the CarbonFix Standard, and board member for the FSC Advisory Board for climate aspects.
Combined expertise and know-how
The international team of ForestFinest Consulting/CO2OL comprises experts with long-standing and extensive operational experience in project development and implementation in Latin America, Africa and Asia. Sustainable forestry, cocoa and agroforestry projects including their certification, carbon accounting following international standards, reforestation of arid regions, and capacity building are services the company offers. Moriz Vohrer will add to this know-how his long years of experience and network.
The Gold Standard
The Gold Standard is an internationally renowned carbon certification standard. Its quality requirements are recognized and accepted by many stakeholders from industry, science, civil society and governments. In addition to carbon sequestration, certified projects need to fulfill other environmental and social criteria. Since the Gold Standard started to certify land use projects for climate change mitigation a few years ago, CO2OL has been among its first partners marketing high-quality carbon credits from reforestation projects.