2014 National Climate Change Response Dialogue

Conference // 2014 National Climate Change Response Dialogue

The overarching vision of the National Climate Change Dialogue is to further develop South Africa's lower carbon economy and improve its climate resilience. It also covered the nexus.


Session 4: Water-Food-Energy Nexus development

-The Water-Food Energy Nexus: Insights into resilient development

-The Water—Energy—Food Security Nexus: Towards a practical planning and decision-support framework for landscape investment and risk management

-Towards the Development of an Energy-Water-Food Security Nexus based Modelling Framework as a Policy and Planning Tool for South Africa

- Water as an input in the food value chain

-Climate change, the Food Energy Water Nexus and food security in South Africa

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Climate Change

ECCA 2019 // European Climate Change Adaptation Conference

ECCA 2019 is an opportunity to share and learn from professionals in adaptation, while discovering new products and research as well as alternative approaches to engaging with stakeholders. The food-water-energy nexus is listed as one of the topics under the Global Climate Challenges chapter. Closing date for submissions is 31 Oct 2018.

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Zambia Water Forum

The 8th Zambia Water Forum and Exhibition seeks to raise awareness on the importance of Sanitation and good hygiene practices. The objective of the Forum is to bring together various national and international experts to discuss the impact of sanitation on water security.

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Solar-powered Irrigation Systems (SPIS)

E-learning Course // Solar Powered Irrigation Systems

The GIZ Powering Agriculture Team has supported University Ostfalia to develop an e-learning course on Solar Powered Irrigation Systems. The course will be entirely online and look at sustainable water management, solar pumping essentials, planning and implementation, and operation and maintenance. E-tutors will support the students throughout the course.

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