Tanzania has reportedly

and programs following pressures from farmers and environment advocates who cited concerns over the country's food security, Peter Browne writes on the Green Inc. blog. An early version of a study by local environment and human rights group Envirocare on the impacts of biofuel investments stirred controversy in the African country.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.