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World Water Forum 2018
19-23 March 2018, Brasília

The Nexus will be discussed on various events at this world’s biggest water-related event,
organized by the World Water Council (WWC).

The World Water Council (WWC) 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 basis for the benefit of all life on Earth”.

Nexus Events at the WWF8 Brasília

Sessions and Side Events  |  , Event  |  , WWF8 Events  |  21 Mar 2018

The Forest-Water Nexus at WWF8 // Redefining the Narrative to Build a Sustainable Future

This event will highlight the prevailing forest-water narratives, promote consensus on how to address integrating forests in water management and water in forest management, and will provide an occasion to announce collaborative...› more

Panel Discussions  |  , Event  |  , WWF8 Events  |  20 Mar 2018

Pavilion Event at WWF8 // Understanding the Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems Nexus for Development Cooperation

The session will kick off with a brief introduction on the benefits, challenges and new perspectives of a Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems (WEFE) Nexus in development cooperation. Keynote speakers from three of the key actors in the...› more

Sessions and Side Events  |  , WWF8 Events  |  , Event  |  14 Mar 2018

Water-Migration Nexus Panel at the WWF8 // Water Stress and Human Migration: Making the Link

The event will focus on the linkages between water stress and migratory movements globally. Countries, UN agencies and the audience will identify the water related drivers of migration in different regions of the globe, showcase...› more

Sessions and Side Events  |  , Event  |  , WWF8 Events  |  10 Mar 2018

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...› more

Sessions and Side Events  |  , WWF8 Events  |  , Event  |  10 Mar 2018

Water-Food Nexus Session at the WWF8 // Water for Food Processing: Waste Reduction, Optimization and Reuse

This session will explore strategies for accounting and reducing food losses in the supply chain, while integrating opportunities for water optimization and reuse in the food-processing sector as an additional approach to reduce...› more

Conferences, Forums and Symposiums  |  , Event  |  , WWF8 Events  |  16 Feb 2018

Session at WWF8 // Water-Food-Energy-Ecosystems Nexus as a Tool towards SDGs in the CACENA Countries

Currently no details available.› more

Conferences, Forums and Symposiums  |  , Event  |  , WWF8 Events  |  16 Feb 2018

Session at WWF8 // Nexus: Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems in the Mediterranean and Africa

In this session experts from the energy and agricultural sectors are going to discuss the perspectives of transportation stakeholders. › more

Conferences, Forums and Symposiums  |  , Event  |  , WWF8 Events  |  16 Feb 2018

Session at WWF8 // Water-Food-Energy Nexus in Large Infrastructures

Large hydric infrastructures may envolve complex institutional, legal and technological arrangments that can move the whole enterprize from a enonomic sustainable scenario to an unsustainable one. The equilibrium point may be...› more

Conferences, Forums and Symposiums  |  , Event  |  , WWF8 Events  |  16 Feb 2018

Session at WWF8 // Water-Energy-Food Security (WEF) Nexus: potential applications and lessons from Africa

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...› more

Conferences, Forums and Symposiums  |  , Event  |  , WWF8 Events  |  15 Feb 2018

Special Session at WWF8 2018 // Beyond Multi-stakeholder Dialogue: Breaking the Barriers to Achieving the SDGs -Water-Energy-Food Nexus and SDGs Implementation

The target of this session is to build on key milestones from Stockholm (WWW 2016) and Cancun (WWC 2017) to promote the Water-Energy-Food Nexus as a foundation for SDGs implementation.› more

Conferences, Forums and Symposiums  |  , Event  |  , WWF8 Events  |  23 Nov 2017

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...› more