Archive for September 17th, 2012

EU Commission to cap food-based biofuels in major shift – Reuters

EU Commission to cap food-based biofuels in major shiftReuters"We cannot continue to burn food in our petrol tanks while poor families go hungry." The EU's biofuel goal to source 10 percent of road transport from renewable sources by the end of the decade is part of an overall aim to increase use of renewable … […]

Discriminatory family laws fuel female poverty: HRW – Daily Star Online

Daily Star Online Discriminatory family laws fuel female poverty: HRWDaily Star OnlineEventually he tricked her into drinking acid, and absconded. With a burned food pipe and stomach, Namrata is dependent on a feeding tube connected to her intestine. She has not eaten in over two years and the smell of food depresses her. Namrata wants […]

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