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Bioenergy, food security and poverty reduction: trade-offs and synergies along the water-energy-food security nexus

Alisher Mirzabaev, Dawit Guta (), Jann Goedecke, Varun Gaur, Jan Börner, Detlef Virchow, Manfred Denich and Joachim von Braun

Water International, 2015, vol. 40, issue 5-6, 772-790

Abstract: This article provides a review of trade-offs and synergies of bioenergy within the water-energy-food security nexus, with emphasis on developing countries. It explores the links of bioenergy with food security, poverty reduction, environmental sustainability, health, and gender equity. It concludes that applying the nexus perspective to analyses of bioenergy widens the scope for achieving multiple-win outcomes along the above aspects.

Date: 2015
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DOI: 10.1080/02508060.2015.1048924

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