Nexus Calendar // Archive 2013

"Fuels of the Future 2014", 11th International Conference on Biofuels, Berlin/Germany
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Conference // "Fuels of the Future 2014", 11th International Conference on Biofuels, Berlin/Germany

More than 500 participants and more than 60 speakers from around the world are again expected to attend the conference in the next year, which will bring together representatives from biomass cultivation, trade and production as well as the petroleum and the automotive industry.

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"Partnerships for improving water and energy access, efficiency and sustainability", Zaragoza/Spain
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UN-Water Annual Conference // "Partnerships for improving water and energy access, efficiency and sustainability", Zaragoza/Spain

In preparation for World Water Day 2014, which in 2014 focuses on water and energy issues, the UN Office to support the International Decade for Action "Water for Life"/UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC) organizes this conference.

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"Strategic, Transnational Research Partnerships for the Water, Energy and Food Nexus: Activities of the TU Munich?"
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Lecture Series Cologne // "Strategic, Transnational Research Partnerships for the Water, Energy and Food Nexus: Activities of the TU Munich?"

This lecture is held by Prof. Dr. Peter Rutschmann, Technical University of Munich (TUM). The Lecture is part of a series that addresses Nexus key issues by bringing scientists and experts from many disciplines together. It wants to contribute to the current global dialogue regarding the future of our planet. Organised by German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE-GDI), Institute of Geography/University of Cologne, Institute for Technology and Resources...

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"Strategic, Transnational Research Partnerships for the Water, Energy and Food Nexus: Activities of the TU Munich?", Cologne/Germany
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Lecture Series Cologne // "Strategic, Transnational Research Partnerships for the Water, Energy and Food Nexus: Activities of the TU Munich?", Cologne/Germany

Lecture by Prof. Dr. Peter Rutschmann, Technical University of Munich (TUM). The Lecture is part of a series that addresses Nexus key issues by bringing scientists and experts from many disciplines together. It wants to contribute to the current global dialogue regarding the future of our planet. Organised by German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE-GDI), Institute of Geography/University of Cologne, Institute for Technology and Resources Management in the...

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"The Water, Energy, Food Nexus in German and International Policy Debates", Cologne/Germany
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Lecture Series Cologne // "The Water, Energy, Food Nexus in German and International Policy Debates", Cologne/Germany

Lecture by Dr. Fritz Holzwarth, Federal Ministry for the Environment (BMU). The Lecture is part of a series that addresses Nexus key issues by bringing scientists and experts from many disciplines together. It wants to contribute to the current global dialogue regarding the future of our planet. Organised by German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE-GDI), Institute of Geography/University of Cologne, Institute for Technology and Resources Management in the...

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Rural Energy Access: A Nexus Approach to Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication - Addis Ababa/Ethiopia
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Rural Energy Access: A Nexus Approach to Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication - Addis Ababa/Ethiopia

The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA), in collaboration with the Sustainable Energy for All initiative, UN-Energy and the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), will be convening a Global Conference on "Rural Energy Access: A Nexus Approach to Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication" at the Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on December 4-6, 2013.

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"Energy Access and the Nexus with Water and Food", Milano/Italy
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Conference // "Energy Access and the Nexus with Water and Food", Milano/Italy

In the perspective of an integrated approach to resource management, energy is closely linked to other resources, in particular water and food. Availability and security of water, energy and food can be achieved through an integrated approach. This conference represents an high level opportunity to discuss on these topics.

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"Resource Efficiency in Asian Cities: The Urban Nexus", Bangkok/Thailand
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Regional Workshop // "Resource Efficiency in Asian Cities: The Urban Nexus", Bangkok/Thailand

The workshop will review the progress made so far in designing Nexus project initiatives in participating countries and share experiences and ideas.

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"The Philips Woodstove for Sustainable Cooking"
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Lecture Series Cologne // "The Philips Woodstove for Sustainable Cooking"

Lecture by Paul Van der Sluis, Philips Research. The Lecture is part of a series that addresses Nexus key issues by bringing scientists and experts from many disciplines together. It wants to contribute to the current global dialogue regarding the future of our planet. Organised by German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE-GDI), Institute of Geography/University of Cologne, Institute for Technology and Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics (ITT)...

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Berlin2013: "Realizing the Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus"
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Policy Forum // Berlin2013: "Realizing the Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus"

On 28-29 November 2013, the Berlin2013 Policy Forum "Realizing the Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus", hosted by BMZ in coordination with BMU and organized by GIZ, represents a major building block in a series of Nexus Dialogues which emanated from the Bonn2011 Nexus-Conference.

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