Cambodia seeks partners to continue purchasing carbon credits

RNK, July, 13th, 2020-

Cambodia has been looking for partners to continue buying carbon

credits, since 2016 to 2020, the Kingdom has been sold carbon credits

worth over US$ 11 million.

The Secretary of State of the Ministry for Environment and

spokesperson Neth Pheaktra gave the tally during his visit to the

Cardamom Mountains in Koh Kong province from July 9th to 10th ,2020.

H.E Neth Pheaktra said the three sites where Cambodia

sells carbon credits include the Keo Shema, the South Cardamom

Mountains and Prek Tatai Wildlife Sanctuary.

He added that the Royal Government of Cambodia, through the Ministry

of Environment, was paying high attention to the protection and

conservation of natural resources by preserving forests, which play

an important role in protecting the planet’s ecosystem.

By Mr Pheara