Dr. Andreas Gattinger
Subject leader climate
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL
Ackerstrasse 113
5070 Frick
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RTOACC Workshop 6: 6th Meeting of the of the Round Table on Organic Agriculture and Climate Change (RTOACC), Bonn, Germany, July 11 and 12, 2013

About the meeting

In the topical part of the meeting on the first day, we will focus on opportunities and challenges for carbon credits for sustainable agriculture.
The member part on the second day will provide opportunity to present and discuss members’ activities.

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Programme July 11, 2013


Arrival and small lunch
13.30Welcome and introduction to the meetingAndreas Gattinger, FiBL and Andre Leu, IFOAM
Part 1: Inputs

Carbon credits and sustainable agriculture: institutional challenges (869.0 KB)Adrian Müller, FiBL

Carbon credits and sustainable agriculture: a development perspective (1,011.2 KB)

Harry Clemens, Hivos

Gold Standard for Climate Smart Agriculture: a carbon market perspective (1.6 MB)

Pieter van Midwoud, The Gold Standard Foundation

Carbon credits and agriculture: social aspects 1 (467.5 KB)

Pieter van Midwoud, The Gold Standard Foundation

Carbon credits and agriculture: social aspects 2

Tony Mello, CEDECO
15.50Tea and Coffe break
Part II: Group discussion
16.10-18.30Small group discussions (World Café method)

three rounds à 20 minutes
Synthesis from the group discussions (plenary)

Led by Adrian Müller and Andreas Gattinger
Final comments and summaryAndreas Gattinger, FiBL and Adrian Müller, FiBL

End of the Meeting, depart for hotels/B&Bsin Bonn area

20.00Dinner somewhere in Bonn

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Programme July 12, 2013


Arrival and tea and coffee
9.30Synthesis from the topical part and introduction to the institutional partLed by Andreas Gattinger and Adrian Müller
9.45Overview of current “Climate-work” within individual member institutions
short presentations by the members
11.15Tea and Coffee break

Continuation of member institutions’ “Climate-work” overview


Final discussions

Led by Andreas Gattinger
13.30End of meeting

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