Gender Dimension of the WaterEnergyFood Nexus in the Middle East and North Africa Region

Workshop // Gender Dimension of the WaterEnergyFood Nexus in the Middle East and North Africa Region

Gender is one of the major cross-cutting issues regarding the water-energy-food nexus.

The nexus and its gender dimension has crucial importance for the in the Middle East and North Africa Region, where gender is a cross-cutting issue for water, food and energy sectors, and there is significant need to develop and apply gendered approaches.

This workshop aims to bring together different perspectives to understanding and improving the gender dimension of the water-energy-food nexus.

Preliminary Workshop Programme

08:30-09:00 Registration

09:00-09:30 Welcome speeches

09:30-10:30 Keynote presentations

10.30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-12:30 Paper presentations and discussions — Session 1

12:30-14:00 Lunch

14:00-15:30 Paper presentations and discussions — Session 2

15:30-16:00 Coffee break

16:00-17:30 Roundtable session: Conclusions and further collaboration opportunities

17:30-18:00 Closing of the workshop

18.00-21.00 Dinner

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