The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), within the scope of its Programs BIOEN,
BIOTA and Global Climate Change is pleased to invite you to the
Joint Workshop on Biofuels & Sustainability
Date and time
February - 26th: 8.00 – 17.30
FAPESP – Rua Pio XI, 1500 – Alto da Lapa
The substitution of fossil fuels requires a thorough analysis of the social, environmental and
economic impacts of technologies and practices regarding the sustainable expansion of
biofuels production in the world.
The FAPESP Programs BIOEN, BIOTA and PFPMCG are organizing a Joint Workshop on
Biofuels & Sustainability in cooperation with SCOPE to produce a set of recommendations from
academia, industry, governmental and non-governmental institutions for the sustainable
expansion of biofuels.
This workshop will be opening a rapid assessment process for global biofuels sustainability
and its implications on policy in the context of local and a global green economy.
Updated information in the website:
Registration at no charges:
FAPESP - Gerência Adjunta de Eventos
Tel.: (11) 3838-4216/4362/4394
Pio Park – Rua Pio XI, 1320 and Tonimar – Rua Jorge Americano, 89