Biofuels - Q&A available now for Congress!

01 October 2008 | News story

Biofuels are one of the hottest topics at the 4th World Conservation Congress. 6 workshops, knowledge cafés and Pavilion events will address biofuels. Biofuels will also be discussed during the Members Business Assembly with two motions under consideration.

This fact sheet gives new-comers to the biofuels debate an overview of some of the key questions surrounding biofuels and highlights what the IUCN Secretariat and some IUCN members and partners are contributing to the discussions.


This image shows the courtship behavior of Indian Bull frogs (Holobatrachus tigerinus). During the monsoon, the breeding males become bright yellow in color, while females remain dull. The prominent blue vocal sacs of male produce strong nasal mating call.