Nexus Calendar // Archive 2012

"Water, Energy, Environment and Food Nexus: Solutions and Adaptation under Changing Climate", Lahore
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Conference // "Water, Energy, Environment and Food Nexus: Solutions and Adaptation under Changing Climate", Lahore

The evidence for climate change is now considered to be unequivocal and it can cause huge impact on global water resources. Substantial adaptation is needed to ensure management of water resources for food, energy and environment.

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"The Energy-Food-Water Nexus"
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Forum // "The Energy-Food-Water Nexus"

Campus Sustainability Forum at Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (WISER) of IIT

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2012 Energy Summit, Houston/Texas
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2012 Energy Summit, Houston/Texas

Earth 2050: The Nexus of Energy, Food, Water

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Climate, energy and water: a challenge for integrated management of planetary boundaries
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Session at "Planet under Pressure" Conference // Climate, energy and water: a challenge for integrated management of planetary boundaries

A NEXUS session to analyse the different nexus connections, chaired by Jamie Pittock

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"Water, Food, and Energy Nexus: Why Mountains Matter", New York
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Side Event on Rio+20 // "Water, Food, and Energy Nexus: Why Mountains Matter", New York

Mountains have a special role in the water, food, and energy nexus. More than half of humanity relies on freshwater from mountains. Glaciers, ice fields, and snow packs store an immense amount of water and gradually release it to meet year-round needs for irrigation, drinking, sanitation, industrial processing, and clean energy, supporting food security.

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Third Intersessional Meeting for UNCSD, New York
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UNCSD Process // Third Intersessional Meeting for UNCSD, New York

 

Climate Change Adaptation <<-->> A Business Case
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Workshop // Climate Change Adaptation <<-->> A Business Case

"BONN PERSPECTIVES" workshop in Bonn

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Planet under Pressure Conference, London
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Conference // Planet under Pressure Conference, London

A major international conference focusing on solutions to the global sustainability challenge.

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World Water Day 2012: "The world is thirsty because we are hungry"
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World Water Day 2012: "The world is thirsty because we are hungry"

International World Water Day is held annually on 22 March as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources.

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High-Level Panel on the Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus
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WWF 2012 Marseilles // High-Level Panel on the Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus

This panel constitutes a continuation of the dialogue started at the Bonn2011 Nexus Conference and aims to reflect recommendations by the UNSG's High Level Panel on Global Sustainability.

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