Inactive 04 June 2024

Sectoral Scope

14. Agriculture, Forestry, Land Use

Verra has inactivated this methodology in accordance with Section 5 of the VCS Methodology Development and Review Process, v4.4 (PDF). See this announcement for further details.

This module provides procedures for estimating GHG emissions caused by activity shifting leakage of afforestation, reforestation and revegetation (ARR) project activities.

This module was assessed and approved as part of VM0007.

Please note:

  • New projects and projects listed as ‘under development’ using VMD0043 must be listed as ‘under validation’ by October 4, 2024.
  • All projects using VMD0043 must complete validation or baseline reassessment by October 4, 2025.

Development History

VMD0043 Estimation of emissions from displacement of pre-project agricultural activities (LK-ARR), v1.0 (PDF)

Status: Active March 9, 2015 – June 4, 2024
Developer: Permian Global (external), Silvestrum (external), Wetlands International (external)
Dates of Public Consultation: August 8, 2013 until September 7, 2013
Summary of Public Consultation: N/A
VVB Assessment Report: VM0007, v1.5 First Assessment Report (PDF), VM0007, v1.5 Second Assessment Report (PDF)