The Water-Energy-Food Nexus on 10/11/2015, Brussels/Belgium

Infopoint Lunch-time Conference // The Water-Energy-Food Nexus on 10/11/2015, Brussels/Belgium

To meet the growing global demand for water, energy and food we need to think and act differently.

The newly adopted Sustainable Development Goals 2 (food security), 6 (water) and 7 (energy) cannot be achieved in silo.

How can the global community promote a multi-sector integrated approach to complex trade-offs and challenges in respect of food-energy-water resource security?

Our answer is the water-energy-food nexus.


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