Nexus News // Archive 2012

The Eastern Africa Power Pool and the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus in Africa
Nexus Interviews

NEXUS Interview // The Eastern Africa Power Pool and the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus in Africa

An interview with Jasper Oduor, Executive Secretary of EAPP

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Engage: The Water-Energy Nexus Blogging Contest
News

Contest // Engage: The Water-Energy Nexus Blogging Contest

Lead-up to Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week - Win a trip to Abu Dhabi as a Masdar VIP Blogger

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Water-Energy-Food Nexus Tool
News

Tool Development // Water-Energy-Food Nexus Tool

A new tool for identifying sustainable resource management strategies governed by the water-energy-food (WEF) nexus, especially tailored for Qatar

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Trends on Energy, Food and Water Nexus
News

A blog by Felix Dodds // Trends on Energy, Food and Water Nexus

Felix Dodds, as Executive Director of Stakeholder Forum for a Sustainable Future, took an active part in the preparation of the Bonn2011 Conference. Now, a year after the conference, he summarises the learnings and gives an outlook on the necessary next steps.

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"We have much more to gain from increasing the collaboration"
Nexus Interviews

NEXUS Interview // "We have much more to gain from increasing the collaboration"

An interview with Torgny Holmgren, Executive Director of SIWI, summarising the outcomes of the World Water Week 2012

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The New Security Agenda in Water, Energy and Food
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Security // The New Security Agenda in Water, Energy and Food

On 26 October 2012 the STEPS Centre and SOAS ran a joint event to discuss the connections made between water, energy, food and climate, and the tendency to frame these issues in terms of "security".

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Ensuring Sustainable Food Security under Land, Water, and Energy Stresses
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Global Hunger Index 2012 // Ensuring Sustainable Food Security under Land, Water, and Energy Stresses

Hunger is inextricably linked to growing pressure on land, water, and energy resources. Recent events–drought, large-scale land investments, high energy prices – underscore how much we depend on these resources to produce the world's food supply.

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"You can't build a peaceful world on empty stomachs and human misery."
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NEXUS and Security // "You can't build a peaceful world on empty stomachs and human misery."

NATO Review Edition on Water, Energy, and Food

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Integrated Modeling of Robust Solutions for Food, Energy, and Water Security Management
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NEXUS Modeling // Integrated Modeling of Robust Solutions for Food, Energy, and Water Security Management

Investigating complex interdependencies between agriculture, energy, and water in the Ukraine - by International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

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UK Deputy Prime Minister launches Greenius - a national competition to drive forwards the UK's green growth agenda
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Agenda Setting // UK Deputy Prime Minister launches Greenius - a national competition to drive forwards the UK's green growth agenda

The "Greenius" - or Green Genius - competition is seeking innovative solutions to questions of food, water and energy sustainability such as "How to keep bills down for consumers and businesses?" or "How to better manage our energy, food and water resources?"

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