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Nexus Calendar // Archive 2017

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6 Nov 2017 - 7 Nov 2017

COP23 // Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)

The 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) will be organized by Fiji and hosted at the headquarters of the UNFCCC Secretariat in Bonn, Germany. › more

24 Oct 2017 - 25 Oct 2017

World Resources Forum 2017 // Accelerating the Resource Revolution

Two years after two historic global agreements have been established – the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development with its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change – leaders and other...› more

31 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017

15th International Conference on Environmental Science And Technology // Session "The 5 dimensions of Nexus: Water-Energy-Land-Climate-Food"

The purpose of this special session is to bring together researchers, professionals and policy makers in the field of water, energy, climate and food production sectors to first understand how water and energy management, food...› more

18 Jul 2017 - 20 Jul 2017

IWA Conference // "IWA EFFICIENT", Bath/UK

Efficient2017 is an opportunity for water efficiency professionals from all over the world to meet each other, network, and learn about new and different approaches to water efficiency programs. The IWA Efficient Urban Water...› more

10 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2014

International Association of Hydrological Sciences // Scientific Assembly 2017, Port Elizabeth/South Africa

The scientific programme of the IAHS Scientific Assembly includes the Nexus topic "Water security and the food-water-energy nexus: drivers, responses and feedbacks at local to global scales". Other topics also have nexus...› more

2 Jul 2017 - 6 Jul 2017

Session at EFITA2017 // Agrifood system and process engineering

The session at EFITA, the European Conference dedicated to the Future Use of ICT in the Agri-food Sector, Bioresource and Biomass Sectors, waits for contributors from experts of complex agri-food systems, from Process Systems...› more

21 May 2017 - 24 May 2017

Keynote at FICWTM 2017 // "New Frontiers in Water-Energy Nexus"

Prof. Gustaf Olsson, Lund University, will give a nexus keynote at the Frontiers International Conference on Wastewater Treatment, organised with support of the IWA.› more

18 May 2017 10:30

Session at DNC 2017 // Tools, data and Instruments for Management of Environmental Resources

As the Nexus Approach presents itself as an alternative to better manage resources, its realisation requires a holistic understanding of the interlinkage of all related environmental processes, while also taking into...› more

18 May 2017 13:30

Session at DNC 2017 // Monitoring and assessment of resource use in multi-functional land-use systems

Multifunctional land-use systems overcome the strict separation between specialised land-use types such as crop cultivation, livestock grazing and area designated for nature protection. The underlying idea is that one integrated...› more

18 May 2017

Seminar // The Water-Energy-Food Nexus: Balancing our (in)securities

Annual seminar by CIWEM. Water, energy and food are inextricably linked. Water is an input for producing agricultural goods in the fields and along the entire agro-food supply chain. Energy is required to produce and distribute...› more

17 May 2017 - 19 May 2017

Dresden Nexus Conference // SDGs and Nexus Approach - Monitoring and Implementation

The Dresden Nexus Conference is a platform developed to advance the sustainable development agenda by bringing actors together who apply a Nexus Approach to resource management. Side by side, researchers and implementers (policy-...› more

17 May 2017 11:00

Session at DNC 2017 // Wastewater Reuse in Nexus Perspective: Environmental, Economic, and Societal Opportunities

The seminar will explore the opportunities of using wastewater within multifunctional land-use systems for the production of food and energy crops. In this approach the wastewater is treated in a target-oriented manner to be used...› more

17 May 2017 14:00

Session at DNC 2017 // Resource Recovery and Reuse in Multifunctional Land-Use Systems

This session is focused on multifunctional land-use systems in dry areas of the world where freshwater scarcity, water quality deterioration, and land degradation may compromise the achievement of sustainable development goals,...› more

17 May 2017 14:00

Session at DNC 2017 // Roles of Multifunctional Reservoirs in the SDG Agenda

Addressing water scarcity through the lens of climate change brings up the need for more water storage. Water reservoirs are celebrated as a clean and renewable source of energy and appropriate solution for increased food...› more

17 May 2017 10:30

Session at DNC 2017 // Water and Soil Related Ecosystem Services provided by Forests And Agroforestry Systems

Growing demands to feed more than 7 billion people and provide energy, water, wood and other services, under the threat of climate change, are among the greatest challenges of the 21st century. The sustainable development goals...› more

27 Apr 2017

SFU Climate and Energy Research Day // Exploring the Climate, Water and Energy Nexus

The second Simon Fraser University (SFU) Climate and Energy Research Day will take place on April 27, 2017. The event is hosted by the SFU’s Office of the Vice-President, Research and International, Pacific Institute for Climate...› more

23 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017

European Geosciences Union // Meeting "Data-driven insights into the complexities of water-energy-food-climate nexus"

Co-meeting to the 2017 General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union (EGU). This interdisciplinary session explores data-driven applications within complex systems, specifically aiming to assess interconnections between the...› more

10 Apr 2017 - 12 Apr 2017

Water-Food Nexus // Water for Food Security: From Local Lessons to Global Impacts

The three-day event will bring together experts from around the world to discuss, “Water for Food Security: From Local Lessons to Global Impacts,” addressing the common aspects of this global challenge in different contexts and...› more

10 Apr 2017 - 11 Apr 2017

Grand Challenges // Tri-State Water-Energy-Food Nexus Workshop

To facilitate the collaboration across their institutions, vice presidents for research at Washington State University, University of Idaho and Oregon State University will convene the Tri-State FEW Workshop on 10-11 April in...› more

22 Mar 2017

World Water Day 2017

This year's topic of the World Water Day is Wastewater. The connection to the nexus is obvious - as wasting wastewater means also wasting its potential for generating energy and creating more food.› more

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