Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

Hiroyuki Konuma

FAO Regional Representative for Asia-Pacific

Developing bioenergy without threatening food-security in Southeast Asia

Bangkok, Thailand, 23 Jul 2014 – Pursuing sustainable bioenergy opportunities in Southeast Asia without threatening food security is not just possible but achievable, a UN and multi-agency sponsored workshop heard today. “Bioenergy can contribute towards achieving wider and more sustainable energy access,” said Hiroyuki Konuma, Assistant Director-General and Asia-Pacific Regional Representative [...]

July 23, 2014
09:00 - Plaza Athénée, Bangkok, Thailand
Deliver opening address at the Expert Workshop for the How2Guide for Bioenergy
July 18, 2014
09:00 - Plaza Athénée, Bangkok, Thailand
Deliver opening remarks at the second Meeting of ASEAN Ad Hoc Taskforce on developing New Vision on Food, Agriculture and Forestry (ATF-FAF) towards 2020
July 17, 2014
08:30 - Plaza Athénée, Bangkok, Thailand
Deliver openning remarks at the Second Internal Consultancy Meeting on developing New Vision on Food, Agriculture and Forestry towards 2020
This schedule is subject to change

Hiroyuki Konuma, a Japanese national, holds a Master of Science Degree (M.Sc.) in Agricultural Science from Tsukuba University in Japan. He has been with FAO for over 30 years. [...]

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