Nexus Calendar

Governance

Nexus Blog // Outcomes of the fourth Nexus Latin America Virtual Forum

The fourth Nexus Virtual Forum for Latin America and the Caribbean organised by the Nexus Regional Dialogues programme together with CEPAL was focused on the question how regulatory and institutional frameworks can be supported to implement a Nexus perspective between water, energy and food in the region. This article was written by Alba Llavona (consultant at CEPAL) and Marina Gil (Water and Energy Unit, Natural Resources Division, ECLAC).

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Events

Foro Virtual Nexo Regional // Marcos Normativos e Institucionales para el Nexo

¿Cómo puede el enfoque Nexo contribuir a desarrollar los marcos normativos e institucionales necesarios para implementar una perspectiva de Nexo entre agua, energía y alimentación? Únete al seminario web para aprender más sobre el tema.

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Governance

Nexus Blog // Workshop on Transboundary Water Cooperation in the MENA Region in Beirut

On the 3rd and 4th March of 2020, a workshop on Transboundary Water Cooperation in the MENA Region took place in Beirut, where the Nexus Regional Dialogue Programme (NDP)-MENA shared some of the experiences made with applying the WEF Nexus approach in the Niger Basin.

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SDGs

Webinar // Recap of the WEF Nexus Webinar with UNEP

On 26 March, RES4Africa participated as a energy expert lecturer to the the first training webinar on the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus, organised by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

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Urban Nexus

Nexus Blog // Access to finance for WEF Nexus in the MENA Region

How can Nexus projects get better access to financial resources in the MENA region? During this Year’s Annual Meeting of the MENA Region Initiative as a Model of NEXUS Approach and Renewable Energy Technologies (MINARET), participants discussed and learned about an array of financing modalities available for municipalities. The meeting also included a workshop on financing options at decentralized scale.

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Webinars

E-Learning Course // RE-Thinking Access to Energy Business Models: Ways to Walk the Water-Energy-Food Nexus Talk

Learn more about the Water, Food, and Energy (WEF) Nexus! This series of online webinar training courses offered by UNEP in collaboration with RES4Africa will focus on on the contribution of renewable energy towards the implementation of the WEF Nexus.

 

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Capacity Building

Webinar // How to model energy and water linkages using LEAP and WEAP

In this webinar, Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) scientists explain how to use SEI’s two flagship modelling tools for integrated analyses of energy and water systems.

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Hydropower

Nexus Workshop // IHE Delft Sustainable Hydropower Workshop 2020

IHE Delft is organizing an exciting workshop asking the question: Can hydropower be sustainable? It will take place on the 28th and 29th of April 2020 in Delft, the Netherlands, and will address key issues related to the sustainability of hydropower.

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Capacity Building

Nexus Workshop // Integration of Water and Agriculture Sectors: Concepts and Applications

The Nexus Regional Dialogues Program-MENA and the Arab Organization for Agricultural development (AOAD) organized a Nexus Workshop on the integration of water and agriculture sectors in Cairo, Egypt, on the 22nd - 23rd of December 2019.

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News

Conference // 2020 WEFE Nexus Science Advances: Conference on Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems (WEFE) Nexus scientific advances in the Mediterranean region

The 2020 WEFE Nexus Science Advances Conference will focus on the role of science as a driver of innovation and its interface with the policymaking process. The Conference will look at the four aspects of the WEFE Nexus from different perspectives (e.g. through the eyes of economists, sociologists and end users) and conveys opinions on how to approach the cross-sectoral management of WEFE resources.

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