The Global Subsidies Initiative of the International Institute for Sustainable Development has published a videorecord of the discussion on biofuel subsidies that took place on 19 June 2012, the Business Day at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development Rio+20. The discussion was organized by Nestlé S.A. and informed by the GSI report "State of Play on Biofuel Subsidies: Are policies ready to shift?"
The video is a record of the full event (1 h 20 m), including contributions of the following speakers:
Peter Brabeck-Letmathe, Chairman Nestlé S.A., Chairman of the 2030 Water Resources Group
Mark Halle, Executive Director, International Institute of Sustainable Development - Europe
Simon Upton, OECD Environment Director
Adriano Campolina, Director of ActionAid Brazil
The video concludes with a question and answer session and discussion amongst the audience and the panelists.
Ivetta Gerasimchuk, PhD
Global Subsidies Initiative
International Institute for Sustainable Development
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