Title: Development of a Tier 2 Greenhouse Gas Inventory for Cattle Emissions in Zimbabwe

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

Delivered by: NZAGRC, Unique land use GmbH

This project supported Zimbabwe to develop and compile an inventory for GHG emissions from dairy and other cattle using the IPCC Tier 2 method. The inventory was compiled using the best available information. An inventory report was produced describing the results, data sources, methods and improvement priorities. The report was reviewed by an international GHG inventory review expert

Organisations receiving support: Department of Livestock Research, Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement; Climate Change Management Department, Ministry of Environment, Climate, Tourism and Hospitality Industry

Dates: Completed

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