Nexus Calendar // Archive 2014

"Water, Food, Energy, Climate", London/UK
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Smart Solutions for 2050 // "Water, Food, Energy, Climate", London/UK

This next Intelligence Squared event in partnership with Shell will bring together an expert panel to discuss the the interconnected relationships between these vital resources both globally and in the UK.

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"Agriculture, Food, Water and Energy Nexus", Adelaide/Australia
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Discussion // "Agriculture, Food, Water and Energy Nexus", Adelaide/Australia

This debate focusses on how biotechnology can help resolving the global water-energy-and-food-security nexus

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A Strategic Conversation on Water-Energy-Food Nexus, Port Elizabeth/South Africa
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African Cities // A Strategic Conversation on Water-Energy-Food Nexus, Port Elizabeth/South Africa

The South African Cities Network (SACN) invites members of the media to the strategic conversation on water-energy-food nexus.

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Workshop on Earth Observations and the Water-­Energy-­Food Nexus 25-­27 March 2014 in Rome, Italy
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Workshop // Workshop on Earth Observations and the Water-­Energy-­Food Nexus 25-­27 March 2014 in Rome, Italy

This workshop is held by FAO, ESA, GWSP

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World Water Day 2014: The Water-Energy Nexus
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World Water Day // World Water Day 2014: The Water-Energy Nexus

Water and energy are closely interlinked and interdependent. Energy generation and transmission requires utilization of water resources, particularly for hydroelectric, nuclear, and thermal energy sources. Conversely, about 8% of the global energy generation is used for pumping, treating and transporting water to various consumers.

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Launch of the World Water Development Report 2014: "Water and Energy"
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World Water Day // Launch of the World Water Development Report 2014: "Water and Energy"

The report will address the theme "Water and Energy" in 2014 and will be launched during the main World Water Day celebrations in Tokyo, Japan on 21 March 2014.

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Adressing the Water-Energy Nexus: The Role and Sustainability of Hydropower - Tokyo, Japan
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Side-event at World Water Day 2014 // Adressing the Water-Energy Nexus: The Role and Sustainability of Hydropower - Tokyo, Japan

As a side event of the World Water Day 2014, this event focusses on hydropower. The debate will focus on numerous aspects of the topic: research, management, capacity development and many more

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Call for Submissions: "Productive Landscapes"
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European Tropical Forest Research Network (ETFRN) // Call for Submissions: "Productive Landscapes"

The European Tropical Forest Research Network (ETFRN) will dedicate the next issue of ETFRN news to landscapes. In this way, ETFRN News aims to provide practitioners and policy makers with an opportunity to share their practical experiences in the application of landscape approaches. Deadline for submission is 17 March 2014.

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The water-energy-food nexus: where are we now?
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Live Chat // The water-energy-food nexus: where are we now?

Experts discuss live on Nexus challenges and opportunities

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"Taking Stock of the International Year of Water Cooperation and Advancing the Global Water Agenda Post-2015", New York
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"Taking Stock of the International Year of Water Cooperation and Advancing the Global Water Agenda Post-2015", New York

The International Year of Water Cooperation (IYWC)2013, declared by the UN General Assembly resolution, was a landmark year for the water and sanitation community. As we come to an end of the International Decade for Action "Water for Life", 2005-2015, this special event aims to take stock of the achievements and lessons learned from the International Year of Water Cooperation, 2013 and to discuss how to carry the global water agenda forward.

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