Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases

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General

Name of initiative Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases
LPAA initiative No
NAZCA Initiative No
Website address http://globalresearchalliance.org/
Related initiatives
Starting year 2009
End year
Secretariat Located in New Zealand, e-mail: secretariat@globalresearchalliance.org
Organisational structure Council of nominated members from each member country, over the top of four Research Groups. Each Research Group is led by co-chairs from three member countries. Supported by a Secretariat and a Special Representative.
Geographical coverage Global
Name of lead organisation Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases
Type of lead organisation Academic/Research institution
Location/Nationality of lead organisation New Zealand

Description

Description The Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases is a Research Alliance based on voluntary, collaborative efforts of over 61 member countries. The Alliance is aimed at research, development and extension of technologies and practices that will help to produce more food without increasing GHG emissions. The Alliance supports three parallel research groups (croplands, livestock and paddy rice) and a cross-cutting research group (integrative).
Objectives - Deepen and broaden mitigation research efforts across the agricultural sub-sectors of paddy rice, cropping and livestock

- Deepen and broaden mitigation research efforts across the cross-cutting themes of soil carbon and nitrogen cycling and inventories

Activities
One or two success stories achieved

Monitoring and Impacts

Function of initiative Technical dialogue, Capacity building
Activity of initiative Knowledge production and innovation, Training and education, Knowledge dissemination and exchange
Indicators
Goals
Comments on indicators and goals
How will goals be achieved
Have you changed or strenghtened your goals
Progress towards the goals
How are you tracking progress of your initiative
Available reporting Newletters from the 3 research groups.

Participants

Participants Number Names
Members 81  
Companies 0
Business organisations 0
Research and educational organisations 0
Non-governmental organisations 17 Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project - AgMIP (USA),  CABI (United Kingdom),  Caribbean Agricultural Research & Development Institute - CARDI (Trinidad and Tobago),  CATIE (Costa Rica),  CCAC (France),  Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research - CGIAR (USA),  FACCE-JPI (Belgium),  FONTAGRO (USA),  Global Agribusiness Alliance - GAA (Switzerland),  Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition - GODAN (United Kingdom),  Greenhouse Gas Management Institute - GHGMI (USA),  Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture - IICA (Costa Rica),  International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies - CIHEAM (Spain),  ISRIC - World Soil Information (Netherlands),  World Agricultural Forum (USA),  World Business Council for Sustainable Development - WBCSD (Switzerland),  World Farmers Organisation (Italy).
National states 61 Argentina,  Australia,  Belgium,  Benin,  Bolivia,  Brazil,  Cameroon,  Canada,  Chile,  China,  Colombia,  Costa Rica,  Côte d’Ivoire,  Democratic Republic of Congo,  Denmark,  Dominican Republic,  Ecuador,  Egypt,  eSwatini,  Ethiopia,  Finland,  France,  Germany,  Ghana,  Honduras,  Indonesia,  Ireland,  Italy,  Japan,  Lithuania,  Malaysia,  Malawi,  Mexico,  Mongolia,  Namibia,  Netherlands,  New Zealand,  Nicaragua,  Nigeria,  Norway,  Panama,  Paraguay,  Peru,  Philippines,  Poland,  Senegal,  South Africa,  South Korea,  Spain,  Sri Lanka,  Sweden,  Switzerland,  Thailand,  Tunisia,  Turkey,  Uganda,  United Kingdom,  United States of America,  Uruguay,  Vietnam and Zimbabwe
Governmental actors 0
Regional / state / county actors 0
City / municipal actors 0
Intergovernmental organisations 1 Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
Financial Institutions 2 African Development Bank (Ivory Coast),  World Bank (USA).
Other members 0
Supporting partners 0
Number of members in the years
2019
81
Have only national states as participators No


Theme

Transport Agriculture Forestry Business Financial institutions Buildings Industry Waste Cities and subnational governments Short Term Pollutants International maritime transport Energy Supply Fluorinated gases Energy efficiency Renewable energy Supply chain emission reductions Adaptation Other Resilience Innovation Energy Access and Efficiency Private Finance
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Last update: 8 November 2019 08:41:18

Not only have national states as participators