Rule Updates

Rule Updates

Please check here for information on the latest Rule Updates for our standard. To view previous rule updates before the entry into force of GS4GG (1st March 2018)’, click here.

Transition Requirements for existing projects
Transition Requirements for existing projects15.02.2018Core Rule Updates

The following clarifications are relevant to all Project Proponents, regardless of the version of the standard under which your project is Registered. It provides a clarification to the ‘Gold Standard for the Global Goals Transition Requirements’ document in the following areas:

  1. Certification Renewal and maximum certification periods for existing projects (i.e. those Registered under earlier versions of the Standard)
  2. Use of existing sustainable development monitoring indicators

In addition to the above Gold Standard also clarifies Requirements concerning:

  1. Additionality and Ongoing Financial Need


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