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On August 31st 2012 Fair Politics colleague Jasper van Teeffelen travelled to Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) to complete a research on the impact of the biofuels policy of the EU. In Tanzania he tried to find an answer to the question:
How does the European Union policy drive large-scale land acquisition for biofuels in Tanzania, and what negative impacts does this have on social development?
To read the findings of the study 'Fuelling Progress or Poverty? The EU and Biofuels in Tanzania', please click here.
The study was presented in Brussels on the 19th of March. To read about this presentation, please follow this link.