G8 Hokkaido Leader Statement on Global Food Security

Sectors : Climate change - general, Food security, Transport
Organisation : G8
Date made: 
2008
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Commitments in: Agriculture - Food security

“7. we will:...

...(i) ensure the compatibility of policies for the sustainable production and use of biofuels with food security and accelerate development and commercialization of sustainable second-generation biofuels from non-food plant materials and inedible biomass; in this regard, we will work together with other relevant stakeholders to develop science-based benchmarks and indicators for biofuel production and use;”

Scope: 
International