Expert Consultation on GHG emissions and mitigation potentials in the agriculture, forestry and fisheries sectors

The consultation process will evaluate the current status of data available on GHG emissions and mitigation potential,  and what is required to ensure consistent data generation and analysis which is needed for policy, monitoring, and the development of low-carbon agriculture, forestry, and fisheries. The preliminary expert consultation meeting to be held on 2-4 December 2009 will make an initial assessment of the available data, gaps, and requirements and will develop the scope and outline of a possible framework.

Venue: FAO HQ, Rome
Date: 2-4 December 2009

Consultation outcome

The consultation meeting should be seen as the beginning of a process to allow the initial discussions and scoping to take place. At the end of the meeting the participants should have identified the key issues, identified the key stakeholders who should be involved, allocated tasks and determined timelines for next steps.

Read the agenda  of the meeting

More background materials can be found on the ftp server (username and password required):

Final Report 


last updated:  Tuesday, April 27, 2010