Status
reviewed & published
Title
Climate Smart Agriculture Policy and EX-ACT short Training and presentations in Asian Development Bank
Subtitle
Mission to Manila, Philippines from 15-18 April 2012
Date
03/05/2012
Abstract

 ADB - EX-ACT : A two-day mission took place in Manila to organize a series of short trainings and presentations on Climate Smart Agriculture and EX-ACT for the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and to  identify possible partnerships with ADB within the perspective of Climate smart agriculture and carbon balance appraisal of investment programme.

 

Training objectives: These three short trainings and presentations were to give the opportunity to ADB officers to discover and apply the EX-ACT tool considering the impact of agriculture and forestry development activities.

Direct actions of support were identified to appraise ADB project Vietnam Low Carbon Agriculture Support Project (LCASP) carbon balance appraisal realized upon return and technical meetings with Regional and Sustainable Development Department (RSDD) and Southeast Asia Department (Environment Natural Resources and Agriculture Division) drove to the preparation of a project concept note.
 

For more information: 
contact: louis.bockel@fao.org
See EX-ACT website: www.fao.org/tc/exact