Guidelines and Templates


  • Note on Benefit Sharing for FCPF and BioCF ISFL ER Programs (English)
  • Transfer of Title (English
  • ER Program Buffer Guidelines  (English, EspañolFrançais)
  • FCPF Methodological Framework (EnglishEspañolFrançais)
  • General Conditions Applicable to Emission Reductions Payment Agreements (English,  EspañolFrançais)
  • ERPA Commercial Terms (EnglishEspanolFrancais)
  • FMT Note 2012-8: Recommendations of the Working Group on the Methodological and Pricing Approach (EnglishEspañolFrançais)
  • FCPF Readiness Assessment Framework (EnglishEspañolFrançais
  • Guidelines on Stakeholder Engagement in REDD+ Readiness (EnglishEspañolFrançais
  • Common Approach Fact Sheet (EnglishFrançaisEspañol) and Complete FAQs (English)
  • Readiness Fund Disclosure Guidance (English)
  • Carbon Fund Disclosure Guidance (English)
  • FMT Guidance Document on Methodological Framework 1: Guidance on the use of interpolation of data in relation to the Reference Period of an ER program (English
  • FMT Guidance Document on Methodological Framework 2: Guidance on Technical corrections to GHG emissions and removals reported in the reference period (English)
  • FMT Guidance Document on Methodological Framework 3: Guidance on the definition of Reporting Periods of Emission Reduction Programs (English)



Readiness Fund:

Carbon Fund:
  • Emission Reduction Program Idea Note (ER-PIN) Template (English
  • Emissions Reduction Program Document (ERPD) Template (English


Monitoring and Evaluation:


Guidance for TAPs

  • Guidance on ER-PD technical assessment process (English
  • TAP reporting template (English