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    Workstream | Agriculture Hub
    Paddy rice is a staple crop for much of the world’s population. It is also a key source of the greenhouse gas methane, responsible for about 40 million tonnes, or 10% of global emissions , each year...
    Paddy rice production
    Activity | Agriculture Hub
    Bangladesh | Ongoing
    For rice growing countries such as Bangladesh, the methane produced by rice paddies is a significant portion of their total greenhouse gas emissions. Growing rice in flooded paddies produces methane...
    Activity | Agriculture Hub
    Vietnam | Ongoing
    Vietnam harvests approximately 7.4 million hectares of rice a year. Methane emissions from rice production account for 50% of emissions from agriculture, which in turn contributes 33% of the country’...
    Vietnam_MRV_Agriculture. Photo: Quang Nguyen Vinh on Pixabay
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