Session at the 8th World Water Forum in Brazil.
Where and when
National Mané Garrincha Stadium
20 Mar 2018
The Water-Food-Energy (WEF) Nexus approach in Africa is facilitating better interactions and synergies between the water, food, and energy sectors in order to unlock and optimize development potential for economic growth and transformation in Africa. The session will focus on sharing experience and lessons from some of the WEF Nexus initiatives in the African continent, especially focusing on the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and the Niger Basin in West Africa sub-regions.
The 2020 WEFE Nexus Science Advances Conference on Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems (WEFE) Nexus has been postponed to May 2021 due to the Corona crisis - the published dates are merely indicative, and a new date will be communicated in due course.// more
The Dutch pavilion in the World Expo, hosted by Dubai in the United Arab Emirates in 2020, will focus on the interconnection of water, energy and food. As the second-largest exporter of agricultural products in the world, the Netherlands wants to support collaboration as well as minimising the footprint of our interactive ecosystem by building the pavilion with local resources and locally rented building materials.// more