Title: Support for GHG inventory improvement in Malaysia and regional knowledge exchange

Funded by: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) and Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI), New Zealand

Delivered by: NZAGRC

This project is supporting Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and Malaysia Agriculture Research and Development Institute (MARDI) to collect data on dairy cattle management and performance with which to improve the national GHG inventory for dairy cattle emissions using the IPCC Tier 2 method. In addition, UPM convened a meeting of livestock GHG inventory compilers and researchers in Southeast Asia to identify common needs and options for networking and collaboration.

Organisations receiving support: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM); Malaysia Agriculture Research and Development Institute (MARDI)

Dates: Ongoing (2022-2025)

Project focus areas: Reporting, Foundation of GHG Inventories (includes capability building in institutional arrangements, cross cutting issues, use of IPCC guidelines), Data collection/improvement.