This working paper explores the value of temporary
carbon storage, as well as the implications of those temporary storage
values for several critical policy design questions relating to greenhouse gas accounting and biological offsets.
Norbert Henninger, Florence Landsberg, with the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, Uganda, Uganda Bureau of Statistics, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, and the International Livestock Research Institute
This report uses mapping data to examine the
spatial relationships between poverty, livestock production
systems, the location of livestock services, in order to ensure that government investments in the livestock
sector benefit smallholders and high-poverty locations.