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Nexus in the Media // Archive 2014

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2014: The Year For Nature-Based Solutions?
Media  |  29 Dec 2014

Ecosystem Marketplace // Blog // 2014: The Year For Nature-Based Solutions?

As the constraint on natural resources increases, the public and private sector are becoming more receptive to holistic nature-based solutions to address infrastructure and other challenges. Ecosystem Marketplace noticed...› more

Morocco: Resetting South-South Cooperation
Media  |  29 Dec 2014

AllAfrica // Blog // Morocco: Resetting South-South Cooperation

King Mohammed VI's energizing vision of Morocco's role as a platform for business development in central, west, and Atlantic Coast Africa resulted in a number of initiatives in 2014.› more

Experts to share new water technologies at IWS
Media  |  23 Dec 2014

TradeArabia // Experts to share new water technologies at IWS

Global water leaders will share the latest innovations in water management and learn about the growing commercial opportunities in the Mena region at the International Water Summit (IWS) in Abu Dhabi in January 2015.› more

International Water Summit: Premier Global Forum To Drive Actionable Water Security Solutions
Media  |  23 Dec 2014

Abu Dhabi City Guide // International Water Summit: Premier Global Forum To Drive Actionable Water Security Solutions

Global water leaders representing private industry, the public sector and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) will convene in Abu Dhabi In January 2015 to attend the International Water Summit (IWS).› more

Understanding the Energy-Food-Water Nexus is Crucial for Business Success
Media  |  20 Dec 2014

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Blog // Interview // Understanding the Energy-Food-Water Nexus is Crucial for Business Success

Hugh Welsh, President, DSM North America, a global science based company active in health nutrition and minerals, talks about the company's perspectives on the energy-water-food nexus.› more

To Cool a Warming Planet, Give Developing Countries a Voice (Op-Ed)
Media  |  18 Dec 2014

Live Science // To Cool a Warming Planet, Give Developing Countries a Voice (Op-Ed)

The cornerstone for all negotiations at COP21 in Paris next year remains helping nations cut carbon emissions, but other factors can easily derail the journey towards deep decarbonization.› more

Creating a Buzz about the Nexus
Media  |  17 Dec 2014

SEI // Creating a Buzz about the Nexus

The development sector is no stranger to buzzwords; it might even be one of the biggest producers of them. Once a buzzword catches on, it tends to have a life of its own. "Nexus" is a case in point.› more

Media  |  16 Dec 2014

New Security Beat Blog // Fossil Fuel Boom Rewiring North America's Energy Infrastructure

As awareness grows after a series of spectacular and deadly spills over the last four years, activists are demanding the 61-year-old steel oil pipelines between Lake Michigan and Lake Huron be removed or reinforced.› more

The food-water-energy nexus defeated the Romans. It could defeat us too
Media  |  16 Dec 2014

The Ecologist // The food-water-energy nexus defeated the Romans. It could defeat us too

The Romans discovered the food-water-energy nexus - and not in a good way. We need to heed the warnings from Roman history.› more

Water security key to progress, stability in Africa: experts
Media  |  15 Dec 2014

Coastweek // Water security key to progress, stability in Africa: experts

African experts on Tuesday called for concerted efforts to ensure sustainable development, peace and stability in the Horn of Africa region to address water stress.› more

SMOS releases five year data of soil moisture
Media  |  13 Dec 2014

Directions Magazine India // SMOS releases five year data of soil moisture

One key to face our growing demands of water, energy and food is the climate-related variable soil moisture. Soil moisture is a key parameter for many processes that occur along the soil-atmosphere interface.› more

Relations Between Tajikistan and Uzbekistan Continue Downward
Media  |  12 Dec 2014

Silk Road Reporters // Relations Between Tajikistan and Uzbekistan Continue Downward

With frequent disputes over energy, water, and trade, the "brotherly solidarity" between the governments of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan is all but a fiction these days.› more

Global Trends 2030
Media  |  10 Dec 2014

CFA Institute Blog // Book Review // Global Trends 2030

The report, Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds, provides a thought-provoking read for any money manager who even minimally considers a long-term view important in making portfolio allocation decisions.› more

Is Water the New Bottom Line for the Private Sector?
Media  |   9 Dec 2014

Forbes // Is Water the New Bottom Line for the Private Sector?

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF)'s report and surrounding events are highlighting success stories and, more importantly, opportunities for the business community to address the energy—water nexus.› more

Australian Trade Minister To Visit South America
Media  |   8 Dec 2014

Bernama // Australian Trade Minister To Visit South America

Australia's Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb will visit three South American countries from Dec 6 to 13 to promote bilateral trade and investment.› more

UNECE and Global Water Partnership launch nexus assessment to promote a more sustainable use of natural resources in the Syr Darya River Basin
Media  |   8 Dec 2014

UNECE // Press Release // UNECE and Global Water Partnership launch nexus assessment to promote a more sustainable use of natural resources in the Syr Darya River Basin

On Thursday, 4 December 2014, a three-day workshop was concluded on managing the water, land, ecosystem and energy resources of the Syr Darya River Basin.› more

Senate Committee Approves Legislation on Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy, and the Energy-Water Nexus
Media  |   5 Dec 2014

Consortium for Ocean Leadership // Senate Committee Approves Legislation on Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy, and the Energy-Water Nexus

The US-Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources approved the Marine and Hydrokinetic Renewable Energy Act of 2013 (S. 1419), and the Nexus of Energy and Water for Sustainability Act of 2014.› more

UNESCO Launches Food, Energy, Environment and Water Network - African Regional Coverage
Media  |   3 Dec 2014

veooz // UNESCO Launches Food, Energy, Environment and Water Network - African Regional Coverage

The network stresses the importance of these sectors for human wellbeing and environmental health.› more

Solving California’s drought crisis
Media  |   3 Dec 2014

Globes // Solving California's drought crisis

Israeli knowhow can solve California's drought, Glenn Yago and Amir Peleg will tell the "Globes" 2014 Business Conference.› more

Japan's Radical Energy Technocrats: Structural Reform Through Smart Communities, the Feed-in Tariff and Japanese-Style "Stadtwerke"
Media  |  30 Nov 2014

Japan Focus // Japan's Radical Energy Technocrats: Structural Reform Through Smart Communities, the Feed-in Tariff and Japanese-Style "Stadtwerke"

All developed and developing countries face dense clusters of "wicked problems," particularly on the water-energy-food nexus in an epoch of climate crisis, but surely Japan's are among the most daunting.› more

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