event 05 Dec 2023 time 09:00 08 Feb 2024 time 17:00 location Online and In-Person

Training // Online WEF Nexus Masterclass (5-7.12.2023) and In-person WEF Nexus Training on the MENA region (4-8.02.2024)

The WEF Nexus Masterclass and in-person Advanced School are capacity-building initiatives to support early career researchers, postgraduate students, managers, and practitioners in understanding nexus thinking, particularly the WEF nexus, as a transformative approach to sustainable natural resources management and socio-economic development.


Call for applications Brochure available here.

How to Apply

Visit this link to fill in the application form for the WEF Nexus Masterclass and in-person Advanced School for Southern Africa and the MENA region. When applying, participants should indicate whether they wish to be considered for the Masterclass and in-person Advanced School or to participate in either. Applicants should participate in the Masterclass to be accepted for the in person Advance School. This can be waivered if participants previously attended the Masterclass in 2021 and 2022.

All enquiries should be emailed to weftools@gmail.com

Applicants resident in MENA region are recommended to apply for the in-person Advanced School in Jordan. Kindly note that the Hashemite University is required to process any Personal Information submitted by candidates when applying for positions at the University. The provision of Personal Information is a requirement in terms of the University's recruitment and selection process.

The retention of any personal information is a consequence of the University being bound by legislative requirements and / or good governance practices and record-keeping for statistical purposes. The University will endeavor to ensure that the appropriate security measures are in place and implemented for electronic and paper-based formats used to process the personal information recorded through this recruitment and selection process.


  • The WEF Nexus Masterclass will be delivered online for three hours per day
    from 5-7 December 2023.

  • The WEF Nexus in-person advanced school for the MENA region will be held at Zain Platform for Creativity at the Hashemite University in Jordan (https://hu.edu.jo/) from 4 to 8 February 2024. There is no opportunity for online participation.

  • The venue does not provide accommodation facilities outside the designated hours of the in-person Advanced School. For assistance with bookings, please contact Dr Ahmed Bdour at bdour@hu.edu.jo

  • Participants are, however, encouraged to do accommodations bookings once selected for the event. You are encouraged to book your accommodation on time (check-in 3 February & check out 9 February 2024).


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