Starter at COP25 in Madrid: biochar and Africa

For the first time, pyrogenic capture and storage (PyCCS) has been included into IPCC Report 2018 as one of the possible viable Negative Emissions Technologies (NET) for carbon dioxide removal, thus positioning biochar as one climate change mitigation options.
On behalf of the Africa Biochar partnership and of the International Biochar Initiative, Mrs. Lucia Brusegan will give a speech at a side event during COP25 in Madrid (, giving a picture on possible implementation opportunities of biochar systems in Africa. It will be possible to learn more on ongoing activities in several African countries, on achievements and paths forward.
Biochar Green zone flyer