FICCI is the largest and oldest apex business organization in India established in 1927. A non-government, not-for-profit organization, FICCI is the voice of India's business and industry. FICCI provides a platform for networking and consensus building within and across sectors and is the first port of call for Indian industry, policy makers and the international business community.
In the area of climate change and carbon market, FICCI has been creating widespread stakeholder awareness in India and familiarizing stakeholders with the core issues and challenges confronting them. FICCI is involved in promoting policy dialogue nationally and internationally, facilitating stakeholder platforms, performing in depth research and analysis on climate change policy and connecting Indian carbon market with global mainstream. FICCI has been the voice of Indian business in the international arena and has been promoting Indian business interest in the global carbon market.
FICCI is an accredited observer organization under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
The International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) is a non-profit business organisation created in June 1999 to establish a functional international framework for trading in greenhouse gas emission reductions.