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Pocket k no 30: contributions of agricultural biotechnology in alleviation of poverty and hunger introduction in 2016, the number of chronically undernourished people in the world is estimated to have increased to 815 million, up from 777 million in 2015, according to the food and agriculture organization of the united nations (fao. Biotechnology, biodiversity, and sustainable agriculture: a contradiction r b singh1 this paper describes (1) the status of the use of biotechnology for conservation and utilization of biodiversity. Agriculture and biodiversity are closely linked to biotechnology the sustainability of protected biodiversity areas depends to a large extent on what.