Quality assurance comprises activities outside the actual carbon inventory processes. The estimates of carbon stocks and changes may be reviewed by external agencies in an unbiased way. It is important to involve experts or reviewers who were not involved in the carbon inventory estimations. The experts are required to assess the quality of the carbon inventory and to identify areas where improvements are necessary. Quality assurance procedure involves expert peer review covering
• Review of calculations and assumptions
• Review to ascertain whether the models used have undergone peer review
• Assessment of documentation of models, input data and other assumptions
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