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Keynote Address - 8th FCN Meeting
Submitted by: Ram Esteves 11 April 2017

Keynote Address - 8th FCN MeetingRam Esteves, Convenor, tried to steer the 2 day FCN meeting on 10 & 11 April 2017 away from conventional discussions on CDM and offsetting. In this keynote, the seriousness of Climate Change and the looming threat to Homo sapiens was brought home with force.


FCN Business Plan & Rules of Engagement
Submitted by: Ram Esteves 29 September 2015

FCN Business Plan & Rules of EngagementAddressing climate change offers an opportunity to provide a unique environmental service that only we can deliver. The key characteristics of the FCN business plan is that it is collaborative, exponential, digital and combinatorial – vital ingredients for the success of any Start-up in today’s business environment. These Rules of Engagement form the basis for collaboration between FCN and Client NGOs


131030 Pan India LCF Report - Oct '12 to Sep '13
Submitted by: Ram Esteves 30 October 2013

131030 Pan India LCF Report - Oct ’12 to Sep ’13Narrative Report submitted to Icco, the Netherlands, for one year activities carried out by 4 Participant NGOs implementing Sustainable Agriculture practices under LCF


FCN Common Data Survey Format
Submitted by: Ram Esteves 08 August 2013

FCN Common Data Survey FormatThis is the LATEST UPDATED 5 page Common Family Survey Format to capture all data needed to prepare Climate Mitigation Projects. PLEASE PRINT IT AS IS IN THIS PDF FILE. This format will be used for all technologies like Biogas, Woodstoves, Photovoltaic Lamps, Water Purification, Low Carbon Farming, etc. For example, if you collect data for Biogas, you will not have to resurvey the family to get additional PDD data for Woodstoves, unless there is a major change in Methodology. Tristle Technology will also use the same Format, in this same order, in all their monitoring solutions.


Marketing Mechanism set up by FCN
Submitted by: Ram Esteves 23 September 2012

Marketing Mechanism set up by FCNThe big breakthrough made in recent months is to establish a domestic and international market for Emission Reductions generated by Climate Mitigation Projects developed by FCN Members. Download to read an email sent out by the FCN Convenor to the entire Network


Pan India LCF Coalition - Project Application
Submitted by: Ram Esteves 12 July 2012

Pan India LCF Coalition - Project ApplicationThis is a document/project application that outlines a strategy, plan and budget to take Low Carbon Farming forward by giving a unified thrust and direction. We envisage that this Pan India LCF Coalition will comprise of 50 grassroots NGOs and cover 200,000 acres, contributing to an Emission Reduction of 500,000 tCO2-e every cropping season. For the moment, we will start with 8 grassroots NGOs, 13,889 Participant Farmers in 669 villages, covering 30,908 acres.


2nd FCN-LCF Coalition - 1st Activity Report
Submitted by: Yasmeen Telwala 30 April 2012

2nd FCN-LCF Coalition - 1st Activity ReportThis Activity Report of the 2nd FCN-LCF Coalition covers the 6 month period till February 2012. Timbaktu Collective, WASSAN, GRAM and IIMF have made good progress also because of lessons learnt from experiences of the 1st FCN-LCF Coalition. They have a more holistic understanding of LCF as an overarching theme, and realise that is is much moe than just attracting Carbon Revenues. They are committed to take up all Main Crop(s) grown by small and marginal farmers and de-emphasise on Paddy.


Guidelines for Agriculture and Natural Resource Management Projects
Submitted by: N.H. Ravindranath & Indu K. Murthy 10 February 2012

Guidelines for Agriculture and Natural Resource Management ProjectsProf N.H. Ravindranath & Dr. Indu K. Murthy have prepared a document which is going to be printed by the World Bank on the issues of increasing crop yields and also sequestering carbon.


Low Carbon Farming
Submitted by: Karuna D'Souza 03 December 2011

Low Carbon FarmingShort video on the Acction Fraterna LCF efforts at Anantapur district, AP, India


Biogas
Submitted by: Karuna D'Souza 03 December 2011

BiogasShort video on the the Bagepalli Biogas CDM Projects in Chickballapur district, Karnataka, India