Nexus Calendar // Archive 2016

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Book Launch at World Water Week 2016 // Safe Use of Wastewater in Agriculture: Good Practice Examples

Wastewater management provides one of the best natural examples to demonstrate the usefulness of the Nexus Approach to managing water, soil, and waste. This book is an attempt to share what UNU-FLORES has learned from looking at examples across the globe on this subject. Seventeen interesting case studies gathered from around the world on wastewater reuse in agriculture are presented in this book.

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Seminar at World Water Week 2016 // Wastewater Reuse for Enhanced Food and Non-Food Value Chains

The seminar will explore the opportunities of using wastewater and organic waste within multifunctional land-use systems for the production of food and energy crops in urban transition zones in Sub-Saharan Africa. In this approach the wastewater is treated in a target-oriented manner to be used for irrigation and nutrient supply of the respective land-use, considering hygienic as well as environmental aspects.

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Webinar // Delivering on the Promise: How do we scale up collaboration for the SDGs?

The webinar convenes a panel of four leaders in the field, with perspectives from the UN, business, and NGOs, to discuss how better collaboration across sectors can be achieved.

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Panel Discussions

Panel at the European Development Days 2016 // Ensuring policy coherence between interconnected Sustainable Development Goals

In the right place at the right time: How the water-energy-food nexus approach will contribute to the Agenda 2030

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Urban Nexus

Urban Nexus Workshop Outputs // 12-13 May at the University of Sussex in Brighton

Around 60 people took part in the Nexus Network Urban Nexus workshop on 12 and 13 May at the University of Sussex in Brighton.

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Conferences, Forums and Symposiums

African Utility Week

Clean Power Africa

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'Mitigating risks and vulnerabilities in the energy-food-water nexus in developing countries' – Report Launch

This event is organised by the Oxford Martin Programme on Resource Stewardship

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Scientific Forum // Understanding the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Understanding the Water-Energy-Food Nexus and its Implications for Governance, 15.-16.06.2016 Osnabrück, Germany

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Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus Conference

at the NUST Institute of Civil Engineering NICE) School of Civil and Environemental Engineering, National University of Science and Technology (NUST), H-12 Islamabad, Pakistan

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UT Energy Week

Join experts in academia, industry, government and the non-profit world for a fresh look at some of the most vital energy issues facing society in the second annual UT Energy Week, organized by The University of Texas at Austin’s Energy Institute, student-led Longhorn Energy Club, and KBH Center for Energy, Law & Business. Conference supporters include the Cockrell School of Engineering, the Jackson School of Geosciences, CleanTX, and Texas Exes, along with academic units engaged in energy...

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