Nexus News // Archive 2013

EU Support for Water, Food and Energy Nexus
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Website // EU Support for Water, Food and Energy Nexus

The European Development Commissioner, Andris Piebalgs, has expressed the potential of addressing the water, food and energy nexus in the new European Union development policy under consideration.

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IWA/IUCN and the Nexus Dialogue on Water Infrastructure Solutions
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NEXUS Interview // IWA/IUCN and the Nexus Dialogue on Water Infrastructure Solutions

"The 'call-to-action' through the Nexus Dialogue on Water Infrastructure Solutions is to those leading transformations in water infrastructure planning, financing and operation — the people driving change in the use and management of water." An interview with Mark Smith, Director of the IUCN Global Water Programme, and Ger Berkamp, interim Executive Director, IWA

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Ecosystem Services and the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus
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Infographics // Ecosystem Services and the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus

Based on the 2005 Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MEA), IUCN Water developed a new diagram on ecosystem services which aims to more intuitively demonstrate the extent to which both rich and poor livelihoods are dependent on the sustainability of ecosystems and the variety of services that they provide.

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Call for Submissions on the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus
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Nexus on IWA Water Wiki // Call for Submissions on the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus

The Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus is this month's hot topic at the IWA Water Wiki in conjunction with the IWA/IUCN Nexus Dialogue on Water Infrastructure Solutions

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Understanding the Relationship Between Water, Energy and Food Security
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Blog // Understanding the Relationship Between Water, Energy and Food Security

A blog by Rebecca Welling, Project Officer with IUCN's Global Water Programme.

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The Nexus in the Post 2015 Consultation
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Water Thematic Consultation // The Nexus in the Post 2015 Consultation

From 11 until 17 March, the Post 2015 Water Thematic Consultation focuses on the water, energy and food Nexus and offers a consultation platform for everyone to engage in the discussion.

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What is the Water-Food-Energy Nexus?
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Blog // What is the Water-Food-Energy Nexus?

Andy Wales, Senior Vice President Sustainable Development for SABMiller, explains the water-food-energy Nexus and why is it so important.

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A Water-Energy-Food Nexus Tool
Nexus Interviews

Nexus Interview // A Water-Energy-Food Nexus Tool

"This tool provides a common space and a platform for different decision making entities to create various scenarios and predict their resource demands. A scenario is composed of the choice of food self-sufficiencies for locally consumed food products, choice of water and energy sources, as well as countries of import," says Rabi Mohtar, Executive Director of Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI)

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Improvement of Energy Efficiency of the Water Authority of Jordan (IEE)
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Improvement of Energy Efficiency of the Water Authority of Jordan (IEE)

A project implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU).

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Adaptation to Climate Change in the Water Sector in the MENA Region (ACCWaM)
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Adaptation to Climate Change in the Water Sector in the MENA Region (ACCWaM)

A project implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

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