Nexus Calendar // Archive 2013

Investments in Land & Water in the Nile Basin and TWM Nexus
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Seminar at the World Water Week 2013 // Investments in Land & Water in the Nile Basin and TWM Nexus

The seminar will critically look at the nexus between the "new" investments in agricultural land in Nile Basin and regional hydropolitical relations.

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TERRA PRETA SANITATION, Hamburg/Germany
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Conference // TERRA PRETA SANITATION, Hamburg/Germany

The 1st International Terra Preta Conference aims at bringing experts and interested people from the different sectors — water/sanitation, agriculture, soil, energy, health — together to present their research results and to share their experiences in the field of Terra Preta Sanitation.

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"From Nebulous to Nexus: Operationalising the Water, Energy & Food Security Response", Montecasion / South Africa
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Conference // "From Nebulous to Nexus: Operationalising the Water, Energy & Food Security Response", Montecasion / South Africa

The South African Water, Energy and Food Forum 2013

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Developing Toolkits for Analyzing the Nexus between Land, Water, Food, Energy and Population across Scales
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8th LIPHE4 Summer School // Developing Toolkits for Analyzing the Nexus between Land, Water, Food, Energy and Population across Scales

Organized in collaboration with the Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (ICTA) of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB).

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Soils in the Nexus
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Expert Hearing // Soils in the Nexus

The IASS Potsdam, in cooperation with the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), invites to an expert discussion.

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"Land for Business - Business for Land: The Economics of Land Degradation", Bonn
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Workshop // "Land for Business - Business for Land: The Economics of Land Degradation", Bonn

Workshop by ELD Initiative and Bonn Perspectives - The workshop will serve as catalyst for private sector involvement in the ELD Initiative. Corporate strategists, leaders in sustainability and other representatives of the business community will be asked to outline their needs within the context of further development of the ELD private sector work programme.

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"Hydropower, Ocean Power, Water/Energy Nexus"
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Panel at the 16th Annual Congressional Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency EXPO + Forum // "Hydropower, Ocean Power, Water/Energy Nexus"

Canadian and U.S. experts discussed the impact of hydropower of the future energy needs in both countries, their collaboration and new technologies around fresh water, desalinasation, and sewer.

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Resilience under Climate Change - Perspectives for Water, Energy and Food Security
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Side Resilience under Climate Change - Perspectives for Water, Energy and Food Security

TICAD - the summit meeting on African development co-organized by the Government of Japan, UN, World Bank, UNDP and AUC and will will take place in Yokohama, Japan, from 1 to 3 June, 2013.

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The Energy Future We Want - Considering Water & Food in the Energy Debate
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Side The Energy Future We Want - Considering Water & Food in the Energy Debate

The Vienna Energy Forum 2013 will focus on the energy dimension captured in the Rio+20 outcome document "The Future We Want" and will facilitate on how energy should be integrated into the post- 2015 global development framework." During the Forum a side-event about the recent international undertakings and progress on the water-energy-food nexus is taking place.

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Regional Workshop - Africa
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Nexus Dialogue on Water Infrastructure Solutions // Regional Workshop - Africa

The Nexus Dialogue on Water Infrastructure Solutions held its first workshop in Nairobi, Kenya on May 28th and 29th with participants from across the continent and water, energy and food sectors.

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