Vote for Biochar Project in Kenya in Solution Search Contest: 18 days left to vote

Congratulations to the African Christian's Organization Network (ACON) who are 1 of 10 finalists in Solution Search's contest on Climate Change. ACON's work centers around using water hyacynth for biochar stoves in Kenya. You can vote once a day at: http://solutionsearch.org/vote. To read more about the contest, please see: http://www.solutionsearch.org/contest/adapting-changing-climate  

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USDA releases Science-Based Methods for Entity-Scale Quantification of Greenhouse Gas Sources and Sinks from Agriculture and Forestry Practices for public comment

The USDA Climate Change Program Office has released for public comment a new report that outlines a set of scientific methods for quantifying GHG emissions and carbon storage at the local farm, ranch or forest scale. Section 3.2.1.10 is on the Potential of Biochar. Public comments accepted for the next 45 days. Link to page:…

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Women in Climate Change and Food Security: Global fellowship program (Request for Proposals due April 30)

For more information, please see: http://www.aag.org/mycoe.servir/westafrica#eligibility My Community, Our Earth” (MyCOE)/SERVIR Initiative are pleased to invite applications form undergraduate and graduate students to pursue Global fellowship program on Women in Climate Change and Food Security. The purpose of offering this fellowship is to advance women’s participation and contribution to Climate Change in Africa. This fellowship…

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