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New data on Greenhouse Gas emissions Intensities
January 2017: This new data domain provides basic information on the amount of greenhouse gases emitted per unit agricultural product, within the farm gate, for meat, milk, eggs, rice and other cereals, by country and year, over the period 1961-2014. They are based on FAOSTAT emissions and production data, and will be updated each year as new data for the underlying statistics become available.

Meetings and events

Roundtable on the World Programme for the Census of Agriculture 2020

12 Dec 2016 - 16 Dec 2016

Montevideo, Uruguay

The meeting will disseminate the new WCA 2020 to selected member countries in the FAO Latin American region. The objective is to help participants gain a deeper understanding of the new FAO recommendations and international standards that guide the implementation of agricultural censuses between 2016 and 2025.

Roundtable on the World Programme for the Census of Agriculture 2020

07 Nov 2016 - 11 Nov 2016

Dakar, Senegal

The meeting aims to disseminate, among the member countries of FAO from the Africa region, the new WCA 2020 which will cover the period 2016-2025.

International Conference on Agricultural Statistics VII

26 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016

Rome, Italy

The conference convenes senior agricultural statisticians from all over the world, mainly representatives from national statistical offices and ministries of agriculture.