Tuesday, November 04, 2008
State of food and agriculture: biofuels
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has released its 2008 report about the global state of food and agriculture, Biofuels: prospects, risks and opportunities. The report includes a technical overview, an explanation of economic and policy drivers of liquid biofuels, a review of environmental impacts of biofuel production and a discussion of impacts on poverty and food security. You can view a summary and the full report online.