Mitigation of Climate Change in Agriculture (MICCA) Programme
 

EMBRAPA Solos (National Center of Soil Research) - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Link to the organization’s or project’s web site
http://www.cnps.embrapa.br/
Main projects or activities related to mitigation in agriculture
Project Leader: 2002-2007"Technological development of Brazilian organic agriculture"; 2003-2006“Composting optimization for family farming systems”; 2010-2012"Landscape dynamics associated with indicators for decision support and environmental services"
Phase of the project (planning, preparations, implementation, evaluation)
Evaluation, but planning new research project.
Location of organization
Rua Jardim Botânico, n. 1.024 - Bairro Jardim Botânico - 22460-000 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Area of work in climate change mitigation in agriculture (agroforestry, livestock, grasslands, consultation, research etc.)
Research projects related to the study of soil organic matter dynamics and soil fertility management (in its broader sense) in organic based agroecological systems, no-tillage systems, composting, environmental services, better use of natural resources.
Contact person
Ricardo T. dos G. Peixoto