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25 Nov 14

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Beijing Nexus Symposium

Beijing hosted a symposium on Solutions for the Nexus: Building Partnerships to Optimise Infrastructure and Technology for Water, Energy and Food Security from 11-13 November 2014.

25 Nov 14

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The Nexus Between Energy, Food & Water and Future of Geo-Strategy

The Nexus between Energy, Food and Water is has a defining influence on the internal socio-economic structure and external policy of all civilisations.

21 Nov 14

Case Study

Medellin, Colombia. The Integral Urban Development Project: fighting crime with urban interventions

The Integral Urban Project identified strategic areas of the non-consolidated communes of the city and transformed them through an “urban acupuncture” approach, improving both social and physical infrastructure.

21 Nov 14

Case Study

Lille Metropole, France. Waste to fuel: biogas powered buses in Lille Metropole

A pioneer in sustainable development and renewable energies, the City has achieved seemingly unrelated policy objectives through the adoption of an integrated approach, consisting of targeted investments in multipurpose resources, systems and facilities.

21 Nov 14

Case Study

eThekwini, South Africa. NEXUS opportunities at the Mariannhill Landfill Conservancy Plant

The Mariannhill Landfill Conservancy represents a unique case of successfully integrated synergies between seemingly incompatible and pressing issues: waste management, electricity production, social equity and environmental preservation.

21 Nov 14

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Tianjin, Eco-City, China. A bilateral institutional NEXUS for cutting-edge sustainable metropolitan development

The Eco-City aims not only to offer the highest social, economic and environmental quality of life to its residents, but also to serve as a hub for sustainable industry.

20 Nov 14

Case Study

Hannover, Germany. Kronsberg District: scaling up integrated planning with KUKA

Today, the District of Kronsberg provides a unique example of how scaling up technologies and behavioral changes through consequent integrated planning practices for capacitating communications ensured a highly ecological, economical and socially inclusive community for Hannover’s residents.

20 Nov 14

Case Study

Vancouver, Canada. Targeting NEXUS food security: Vancouver’s Regional Food System Strategy

The Vancouver Regional Food System Strategy seeks to address the challenges of contemporary global food systems, through a multi-pronged strategy.

20 Nov 14

Case Study

Nashik, India. Demonstrating the Urban NEXUS approach to optimize water, energy and land resources in peri-urban agriculture

The pilot projects focused on the management and optimized utilization of energy and groundwater to limit the impacts of constrained resources on farmers and hence local food production.

20 Nov 14

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Demonstrating the Urban NEXUS approach to link water, energy and food resources in schools

The Urban NEXUS pilot project harnessed opportunities to link water and sanitation, energy, food and waste, solutions which would have otherwise been missed with a singular development application.

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NEXUS Knowledge

This section introduces and presents key documents, presentations, links and other information on the nexus. We foresee that it will grow over time and aim to build a comprehensive online archive of Nexus-related knowledge products for decision-makers in politics and the corporate world, researchers, experts and other interested users.

Systematic & full text search will be added soon.

We do welcome your suggestions for inclusion of Nexus-related information and thank you in advance!

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Partners

  • IFPRI International Food Policy Research Institute
  • WEF World Economic Forum
  • WWF World Wide Fund for Nature

Bonn2011 Nexus Conference – in the context of Bonn Perspectives

  • Bonn Perspectives

initiated by

  • BONN
  • BMZ

funded by

  • European Regional Development Fund EFRE
  • NRW Ministerin fr Bundesangelegenheiten, Europa und Medien des Landes Nordrhein-Westphalen
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