Nexus Calendar

World Water Forum 2018 - Brazil

Water-Food Nexus Session at the WWF8 // Soil and Water Conservation Practices for Improved Food Production

This session will include case studies and discussions on ways to successfully introduce and implement tools and techniques for disseminating information and technology on improving soil and water conservation practices and water availability in river basins.

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Event

American Chemical Society National Meeting 2018 // The Nexus of Food, Energy and Water

The American Chemical Society claims to be the world’s largest scientific society. Its 255th National Meeting and Exhibition will focus on the Nexus. More than 15,000 attendees from all around the world are expected to join.

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World Water Forum 2018 - Brazil

Brazil // World Water Forum 8

The World Water Forum is the world’s biggest water-related event and is organized by the World Water Council (WWC), an international organization that brings together all those interested in the theme of water. Its mission is “to promote awareness, build political commitment and trigger action on critical water issues at all levels, to facilitate the efficient conservation, protection, development, planning, management and use of water in all its dimensions on an environmentally sustainable...

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Meetings & Roundtables

Nexus in Latin America and the Caribbean // Regional Political-Technical Dialogue on Water, Energy and Food Nexus

As part of the Nexus Regional Dialogue Programme, organised by the European Commission and the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), a regional dialogue will be held in Santiage, Chile. A complementary workshop will be held by GIZ.

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World Utility Summit // The Changing World of Utilities

"Empowering electricity, water and food security" is one of the key topics of this year's World Utility Summit, taking place 11-13 March 2018 in Delhi, India. The global community is well aware of food, energy and water challenges, but has so far addressed them in isolation, within sectoral boundaries.

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Диалог по Взаимосвязи (Нексус) в Центральной Азии // Подготовительное совещание ко второму Центрально-Азиатскому Международному Экологиче

Цель встречи: в рамках подготовки ко второму Центрально-Азиатскому Международному Экологическому Форуму обсудить возможности, которые дает межсекторальное взаимодействие для подготовки инвестиционных проектов, а также запустить региональный механизм координации соответствующего проекта.

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Nexus Dialogue in Central Asia // Preparatory Meeting for the Second Central Asian International Environmental Forum

The goal of the meeting in Tashkent/Uzbekistan will be the preparation for the Second Central Asian International Environmental Forum. The participants will discuss the opportunities, which are provided by intersectoral cooperation for the preparation of investment projects, and to launch a regional coordination mechanism for the Nexus Dialogue in Central Asia.

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Lecture // Architecture at the Nexus of Water + Power

A public lecture: Professor David Turnbull discusses his work in Africa with Jane Harrison, as ATOPIA Research & ATOPIA Innovation, and PITCHAfrica. Architects Turnbull and Harrison explore the integration of power and water services within autonomous or semi-autonomous buildings, in communities with limited resources, and in tandem with the provision of schools, clinics and structures that support business development programs and shared space, challenging existing sustainable approaches and...

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Lectures

Lecture // Insights from the Global Food and Water Nexus

Lecture by Quentin Grafton, chairholder of the UNESCO Chair in Water Economics and Transboundary Water Governance

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Water and Energy // The Importance of Gender Involvement in Dialogue and Action

The first Water & Energy – WE – talk will be an evening of discussion to celebrate the International Women Day 2018.

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