7 December 2011, Rome, Italy - Dr. Albert Butare CEO, Africa Energy Services Group receiving an award for his contribution to Global South-South Development. Solution Exchange Forum 6: Renewable Energy, Agribusiness and Food Security organized by UNIDO/FAO. The Forum will showcase interventions to strengthen agricultural value chains in Africa, Asia and Latin America, through the provision of technical advisory services to overcome critical constraints in the value chain, thus enhancing food production, creating employment and improving nutrition. It will also show innovative ways of using renewable energy to not only contribute to the reduction of green house gases emission and of the carbon footprint, but to also contribute to increasing agricultural production and food security. FAO headquarters (Red Room). Global South-South Development Expo of the United Nations (GSSD 2011), 5-9 December 2011.