Nexus Calendar // Archive 2013

2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit
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Conference // 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit

Thailand will host the 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit in collaboration with the APWF and supporting regional and international organizations. The primary themes of the 2nd APWS will be Water Security and Water-related Disaster Challenges: Leadership and Commitment.

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Water for Food Global Conference
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Conference // Water for Food Global Conference

"Too Hot, Too Wet, Too Dry: Building Resilient Agroecosystems"

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Near East Land and Water Days (NE-LWD)
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FAO Regional Meeting // Near East Land and Water Days (NE-LWD)

The objective of this regional meeting is: to highlite and build on major achievements and impacts of FAO, IFAD, WFP and GIZ land and water programmes and projects implemented by Member Countries in the region through the exchange of success stories, lessons learned, good approaches and practices; and to draw conclusions and recommendations for follow-up actions to improve the impact and effectiveness of land and water projects , initiatives and programmes in the region.

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China and the Global Resource Nexus
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Seminar // China and the Global Resource Nexus

The Environmental Engineering and Science (EES) program presents a series of Friday seminars every quarter except summer quarter. They are open to the public and cover a wide range of topics related to environmental science issues. Speakers come from various backgrounds including industry, faculty, and current students.

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First meeting of the Task Force on the Water-Food-Energy-Ecosystem Nexus
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Meeting // First meeting of the Task Force on the Water-Food-Energy-Ecosystem Nexus

The Parties to the Water Convention have included in the Work Programme 2013-2015 an assessment of the water-food-energy-ecosytems nexus in selected transboundary basins and established the Task Force on the Water-Food-Energy-Ecosystems Nexus to overview and guide its preparation.

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Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value
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Call for entries // Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value

Call for entries for the 2014 Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value until 31st March 2013.

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#AskAg Twitter Chat: Water and Food Security Nexus
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Twitter Chat // #AskAg Twitter Chat: Water and Food Security Nexus

The #AskAg Twitter Chat will take place on World Water Day, March 22, 2013 at 12 pm EDT, to discuss the water-food security nexus.

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Asia Water Week 2013
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Conference // Asia Water Week 2013

Under the overarching theme "Securing Water for All", the Asia Water Week 2013 aim at deepening and expanding the analytical work in Asia's water sector to advance inclusive policy reforms and strengthen support to priority programs and projects.

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Food Security in the Mekong - The Water, Food and Energy Nexus Revisited
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Workshop // Food Security in the Mekong - The Water, Food and Energy Nexus Revisited

This workshop will discuss food security from a nexus perspective with particular emphasis on scientific analysis and evidence as well as generating tools and appropriate responses.

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Post2015: Can There Be Enough Water, Energy, Food For All?
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Online Consultation Session // Post2015: Can There Be Enough Water, Energy, Food For All?

This week, IUCN and the International Water Association (IWA) host an online consultation session on Infrastructure Solutions for the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus. As part of the UN's 'The World We Want' initiative, the consultation platform allows everyone to have their say on development issues post 2015, from 11-17 March with a particular focus on water, energy and food.

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