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Background Paper // "Understanding the Nexus"

Background paper for the Bonn2011 Nexus Conference is now available

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World Population Hits 7 Billion: Puts Strain on Water Resources
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Bonn2011 Nexus Conference // World Population Hits 7 Billion: Puts Strain on Water Resources

With the world's population expected to reach 7 billion on October 31, supplying resources like water, energy and food is also expected to reach new levels of strain and scarcity.

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Results from the stakeholder workshop in Seoul
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Stakeholders // Results from the stakeholder workshop in Seoul

Organizations from the Asia Pacific Region contribute to the debate around water, energy and food security

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Water and Energy: The New Kobayashi Maru?
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Nexus Blog // Water and Energy: The New Kobayashi Maru?

Solving energy challenges cannot come at the cost of achieving water security goals

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Increased Collaboration Needed Across Water, Energy, Food Sectors
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Bonn2011 Nexus Conference // Increased Collaboration Needed Across Water, Energy, Food Sectors

With global demand for freshwater supplies expected to increase by an estimated 40 percent by 2030, and food and energy demands to increase by 50 percent, increased collaboration between the three sectors is a requirement, according to Director of the World Business Council on Sustainable Development (WBCSD) Joppe Cramwinckel.

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Managing Water over Climate-relevant Timescales
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Nexus Blog // Managing Water over Climate-relevant Timescales

How Water Makes Green Economies a Moving Target

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Regional Perspectives in the Bonn2011 Nexus Conference
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Regional Perspectives // Regional Perspectives in the Bonn2011 Nexus Conference

The Global Water Partnership (GWP) has committed to support the Bonn2011 Nexus process at a regional level

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The City of Bonn <<-->> Towards sustainable development worldwide
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City of Bonn // The City of Bonn <<-->> Towards sustainable development worldwide

In Bonn, the United Nations are working towards sustainable development worldwide with more than 950 employees in 18 secretariats.

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Jim Leape: "we are currently living as if we had one and a half planets to support us"
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Interview // Jim Leape: "we are currently living as if we had one and a half planets to support us"

Interview with Jim Leape, Director General of WWF International

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The Nexus between Civil Society and Resource Security
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Interview // The Nexus between Civil Society and Resource Security

A video interview with Elizabeth Thompson, Executive Coordinator for Rio+20

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