All methodologies approved under Verra for their VCS program must first undergo a rigorous independent assessment of all methodological elements. Aster Global Environmental Solutions, Inc. (Aster Global) is a highly experienced and qualified Verra approved assessor for carbon offset methodologies under the Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use (AFOLU) category and has conducted 14(?) methodological assessments to date. In addition, methodology developers must employ VCS program-approved methodological experts for assessments of methodologies that contain standardized methods or that are classified under the AFOLU sector. Aster Global has experts in the major AFOLU classifications including Standardized Methods, Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation, Improved Forest Management, Agricultural Land Management and Wetlands Restoration and Conservation.
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