05 Dec '11, 6pm

@NWF report: How to feed the world without destroying the planet #Durban

Reducing deforestation, addressing climate change and feeding the world’s growing population are three of the biggest challenges facing the planet. Addressing these problems equally, without sacrificing one for the other, is perhaps the greatest challenge facing negotiators this week at the United Nations international climate change summit in Durban. Researchers have offered conflicting advice. Although some studies have assumed that boosting agricultural yields automatically saves forests, other studies have argued that doing so often leads to more deforestation.

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