Better understand the sources and drivers controlling GHG emissions from livestock systems.
Have a holistic view of available tools to support informed decision making.
Acquire a critical perspective on mitigation and adaptation strategies and their socioeconomic assessment.
Gain hands-on experience working on real case studies in Mediterranean conditions.
Connect and network with professionals from other countries involved in the management of the environmental consequences of livestock farming in a context of climate change.
Estimation of soil carbon sequestration
The course is targeted to professionals with a university degree, and is specially oriented towards public and private planners and decision makers, technical advisors, livestock producers, environmentalists and R&D professionals involved in the management of the environmental consequences of livestock farming in a context of climate change.
The course will be held at IAMZ-CIHEAM in Zaragoza from 11 to 15 February 2019.
30 November 2018 - if you need a visa or intend to apply for a grant to attend the course.
14 January 2019 - for candidates not requiring a visa and not applying for a grant.
Registration fees for the course amount to 500 euro. This sum covers tuition fees only.
Candidates from Mediterranean CIHEAM member countries, from FAO member countries, from institutions of GRA member countries from Africa, Latin America and Caribbean, and from ICARDA Middle East and North Africa partners may apply for scholarships covering registration fees and for scholarships covering the cost of travel and full board accommodation.
Candidates from other countries who require financial support should apply directly to other national or international institutions.
It is compulsory for participants to have medical insurance valid for Spain. Proof of insurance cover must be given at the beginning of the course. Those who so wish may participate in a collective insurance policy taken out by the Organisation, upon payment of the stipulated sum.