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It will allow policy-makers to make better decisions on feedstock choices, location of land use change for biofuels and production and usage to better address the climate change imperative.
University of Tokyo, IGES and others
UNU-IAS Policy Report: Biofuels and Ecosystem Services (forthcoming)
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The IPCC has identified local knowledge as an important missing element in its previous assessments and a focus for its next assessment process. The UNU-IAS Traditional Knowledge Initiative looks at this important area.
On 7 December 2009, the international community will gather at a conference in Copenhagen to try to find a solution to the gravest danger our planet faces: climate change.
Global Dashboard, edited by David Steven and Alex Evans, offers insightful analysis of vital issues including climate change, the food crisis, and human security. Be sure to read their article Climate Change: The State of the Debate (PDF).