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In-session workshop on mitigation:  Agriculture, forestry and rural development

 

In response to the request of the SBSTA at its twenty-third session, the secretariat organized an in-session workshop on mitigation on the theme:  "Agriculture, forestry and rural development".

The workshop was held on Tuesday, 23 May 2006 from 10.00  to 13.00 and 15.00 to 18.00 in the Maritim Hotel, Bonn, Germany.



Agenda

 
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Topics of the presentations and abstracts

 
Presenter and topic Abstract Presentation
James Shevlin (Australia): Successful approaches to working with the agriculture sector to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and minimise the loss of valuable resources (PDF) pdf

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Xiongnian Yang (China): Technology needs for promoting rural development and mitigating greenhouse gas emissions in China (PDF) pdf 

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Gert Schultz (Denmark): Modern biomass utilisation

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Elisabeth Lipiatou (European Commission): Economics of the mitigation potentials in the European agriculture, foresty and land use sector (PDF)  pdf

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Hilkka Summa (European Commission): Contribution of the EU agricultural policy to climate change mitigation 

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Markku Kanninen  (European Community): The contribution of forestry and forests to the objective of the UNFCCC and to sustainable development (PDF) pdf

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Frank O'Mara (Ireland): Mitigating farm livestock greenhouse gas emissions in the EU (PDF)  pdf

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Masahiro Amano (Japan): Promotion of sustainable forest management and the role of biological sequestration under climate change agreements  (PDF) pdf 

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Kenji Iiyama (Japan): Development of greenhouse-gas sink/source control technologies through conservation and efficient management of terrestrial ecosystems

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A. Jan Verhagen (Netherlands): Costs, benefits and co-benefits of mitigation activities in agriculture and forestry (PDF) pdf 

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Roger Lincoln (New Zealand): Mitigation opportunities in a temperate agricultural and forestry economy (PDF)  pdf 

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Sandra Brown (United States of America): Methods and techniques for monitoring reductions in GHG emissions from avoiding deforestation (PDF) pdf

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Charles W. Rice (United States of America): Agricultural mitigation of greenhouse gases (PDF) pdf

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Brian C. Murray (United States of America): Economics of climate change mitigation in forestry, agriculture and land use change: An overview (PDF)  pdf

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Saudi Arabia  

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(PDF) Chair's report (12 kB)

 

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