Nexus Calendar // Archive 2013

"Symposium on Infrastructure Solutions in the Water-Energy-Food Nexus", Beijing/China
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International Conference // "Symposium on Infrastructure Solutions in the Water-Energy-Food Nexus", Beijing/China

A conference for optimising infrastructure and technology to build partnerships for water, energy and food security. Conference themes are: using the nexus to accelerate development; cleantech nexus infrastructure and technology solutions; collaboration and institutional arrangements for a nexus approach; influencing pathways of investment for nexus infrastructure and technology. The Symposium will produce a set of recommendations, which will establish policy principles for sustainable water...

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"Sustainability's next tipping point" Conference, San Francisco
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Conference // "Sustainability's next tipping point" Conference, San Francisco

Interconnected technologies for energy, buildings and transportation enable radical efficiencies and huge opportunities. One of the tracks of the conference deals with Food and Water Systems: new production and delivery systems leading to innovative products and services that address supply-chain risk and resilience. Organised by VERGE San Francisco

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IWA Water, Energy and Climate Conference 2014
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Nexus Conference // IWA Water, Energy and Climate Conference 2014

The problems commony known as the water energy food nexus are too tighly interwoven to tackle them alone. On this conference in Mexico City, there will be lots of opportunities to share knowledge from all of thoses fields from all over the world and to strengthen ties to tackle those problems together

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"Sustainability in the Water-Energy-Food Nexus", Bonn/Germany
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International Conference // "Sustainability in the Water-Energy-Food Nexus", Bonn/Germany

This conference will address the linkages across key natural resource sectors so that jointly improving the efficiency is considered to be a win-win-win strategy for human development and environmental sustainability.

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Summer Water Academy in Bonn/Germany
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International Conference // Summer Water Academy in Bonn/Germany

A summer academy for young scientists and leading experts

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International Forum on Integrated Water Management: "Tools for Action!", Québec City/Canada
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Forum // International Forum on Integrated Water Management: "Tools for Action!", Québec City/Canada

The third edition of the International Forum wants to contribute to a better management of transboundary waters resources whether they are surface waters or groundwaters.

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"Earth Observations and the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus", Rome/Italy
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Workshop // "Earth Observations and the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus", Rome/Italy

The workshop will identify specific examples of where Earth Observations (EO) can add to WEF Nexus assessments, review the information needs of resource managers and policy makers dealing with WEF issues, inform users on the use of EO to address issues related to water, energy and food security; To assess gaps in monitoring information and services that could be addressed by satellite data products, and develop a report synthesizing the state of EO applications to WEF issues, based on the...

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"Nexus 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference", Chapel Hill/USA
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Conference // "Nexus 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference", Chapel Hill/USA

The conference is hosted by the Water Institute of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and collaborators and will take place from 3 until 7 March 2014. The conference will bring together scientists and practitioners working in government, civil society and business, and other stakeholders focusing on the questions of how and why the nexus approach is, and can be, used on international and local levels.

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Nexus 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference
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International Conference // Nexus 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference

The conference is going to examine the thoughts and actions related to a nexus approach

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"Attaining Energy, Water and Food Security for All", New Delhi/India
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14th Delhi Sustainable Development Summit // "Attaining Energy, Water and Food Security for All", New Delhi/India

At the World Water Week 2011 in Stockholm, discussions focussed on how population growth, expanding cities, and accelerating economic activity increase the demand for energy and food and create unsustainable pressure on water resources. The 14th Delhi Sustainable Development Summit will deliberate on these topics and strive to find ways forward, toward a greener and more sustainable future. DSDS 2014 will continue to feature thematic tracks, successfully introduced at DSDS 2013, revolving around...

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