Nexus Regional Dialogue in Central Asia
The Central Asia Nexus Dialogue Project: Fostering Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus and Multi-Sector Investment
Inter-sectoral working groups
Established inter-sectoral working groups to raise WEF Nexus awareness and biuld the skills of key stakeholders who will drive the application of the Nexus forward.
40 dialogue events
Increased WEF Nexus understanding in the region through 40 dialogue events.
Small-scale Nexus pilot project
Constructed small-scale Nexus pilot projects in 4 countries.
Integration of WEF Nexus into regional programmes
Integrated the WEF Nexus into major regional programmes, ensuring that Nexus thinking and specific projects are at the forefront of long-term planning in Central Asia.
Published factsheets, studies and recommendations on WEF Nexus in the region.
Nexus project proposals for investment in Phase II
Endorsed Nexus project proposals for investment in Phase II with the support of intersectoral and cross-regional dialogues.
Kicking the Nexus approach into high gear
Building on the successes of the first phase, Phase II of the Central Asia Nexus Dialogue project will focus on the practical application of the Nexus approach.
The main objectives include:
- Joint implementation of national and transboundary demonstration projects based on the WEF Nexus approach.
- Identification of suitable funding mechanisms for such projects.
- Implementation of demonstration projects will facilitate institutional and socio-economic assessments, simulation analysis (cost-benefit or trade off) and technical solutions.
- Strengthening the competence of experts in the practical application of the WEF Nexus approach in planning and investment decisions to ensure sustainable development and enhanced water, energy and food security in Central Asia.
- Further institutionalising the Nexus approach in national and regional governance structures and investment decisions.
Research Article // Operationalizing water-energy-food nexus research for…
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Nexus Regional Dialogue Central Asia // Nexus demonstration project…
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Research Article // The water-energy-food nexus in Kazakhstan: challenges…
By Marat Karatayev and colleagues. This paper highlights two key challenges in the future availability and sustainable use of water resources in…