FAO Poultry Technical Working Group
Project code: PRJ-008924
Project stage: Closed
Project start date: Saturday, June 1, 2013
Project completion date: Sunday, March 30, 2014
National Priority: CME-Priority 1-Improving environmental sustainability outcomes
The project entails participation in a technical advisory group (TAG) convened by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) to develop a methodology for conducting life cycle assessment (LCA) for the global poultry sector and other livestock sectors. The broad objective for the FAO is to benchmark the environmental performance of the global poultry sector, identify environmental impact hotspots within the production supply chain and provide knowledge to promote continuous improvement.
To provide expert technical assistance and region specific data to the FAO, for developing an international poultry life cycle assessment (LCA) methodology.