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News - 08.11.2021

On Wednesday, 29 October 2021, the EX-Ante Carbon Balance Tool (EX-ACT) team presented the Biodiversity Integrated Assessment and Computation Tool (B-INTACT) to the Asian Development Bank experts. 

The event outlined the simple, yet innovative approach of the tool and demonstrated how it contributes to better decision-making processes at local and country to ensure [...]

News - 08.11.2021

From the 2nd to the 9th of November, the EX-ACT (Ex-Ante Carbon-balance Tool) team provided an on-line training on the Ex-Ante Carbon-balance Tool (EX-ACT) to the FAO Uganda Office and their invitees, including government officials as well as other stakeholders.

More than 30 participants enthusiastically took part in the training, which [...]

News - 14.10.2021

We are pleased to announce the release of the EX-Ante Carbon Balance Tool: EX-ACT v.9.2.0.

The new version overcomes the operating language issues linked to Excel formulas and corrects minor bugs.

 

What’s new?

  • One file for all OS languages and Excel languages alike. The content and options of the EX-ACT file remain in English for [...]
News - 07.10.2021

On Wednesday, 10 June 2021, the EX-Ante Carbon Balance Tool (EX-ACT) team presented the EX-ACT suite of tools to FAO colleagues from Regional Office for Asia and Pacific (RAP) and related country offices.

The event outlined the new features of the tools and demonstrated how they contribute to better decision-making processes [...]

News - 16.08.2021

From the 9th to the 12th of August, the EX-ACT (Ex-Ante Carbon-balance Tool) team provided training on the Ex-Ante Carbon-balance Tool for Value Chains (EX-ACT VC) to members of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) based in East and Southern Africa (ESA) and other experts from the Ministry of Agriculture [...]

News - 02.08.2021

From the 26th to the 30th of July, the EX-ACT (Ex-Ante Carbon Balance Tool) team provided training on EX-ACT v.9.1 to members of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) based in West and Central Africa (WCA) and East and Southern Africa (ESA).

Over the week, 27 individuals from four countries (Burkina Faso, Burundi, [...]

News - 26.07.2021

We are pleased to announce the release of a new version of EX-Ante Carbon Balance Tool (EX-ACT): EX-ACT v.9.1.0.

The new version provides more flexibility to the user and embeds additional data that allow for even more robust GHG  appraisals.

What’s new?

  • The description tab now includes the choice of the global warming [...]
News - 29.06.2021

On 28th (in English) and 29th (in French) of June, the EX-Ante Carbon Balance Tool (EX-ACT) team presented the EX-ACT suite of tools to FAO colleagues from Regional Office for Africa and African country offices.

The event outlined the new features of the tools and demonstrated how they contribute to better [...]

News - 22.06.2021

From the 31st of May to the 4th of June, the EX-Ante Carbon Balance Tool (EX-ACT) team provided training on the EX-ACT v.9 to members of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) based in Africa. Over the week, individuals from six countries participated in the training, which included attending online [...]

News - 17.06.2021

On the 9th of June the EX-ACT team presented the Biodiversity Integrated Assessment and Computation Tool (B-INTACT) during the Third Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) Europe Conference: “Ecosystem Services Science, Policy and Practice in the face of Global Changes” which took place in Tartu, Estonia as an hybrid event allowing the [...]

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