event 02 May 2018

Conference Report // The Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus

Results of the 4th IDSAsr International Seminar of the Guru Arjan Dev Institute of Development Studies, 8-10 Feb 2013.

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This seminar put a nexus lens on the three action fields while focusing on better understanding the inter-linkages between the three securities. Rhe discussions focussed on identifying enabling conditions which facilitate the transition to a greener economy. The seminar provided a space for discussion, interaction, dissemination of information to policy-makers, water managers, academics, students and the public in general.


  1. Water, Food and Energy Nexus in South Asia: A New Pathway to Sustainable Adaptation
    Golam Rasul and Bikash Sharma
  2. Food Insecurity and Management of Risks
    Amitava Mukherjee
  3. National Food Security Bill: Challenges and Options
    Rashpal Kaur and Gursharan Singh Kainth
  4. Addressing the Nexus between Water, Energy and Food Security: Towards Integrated Solutions
    Archana Sinha and Balram Rao
  5. Climate Change, Water and Food Security-Addressing the Challenges
    Anjali Dewan
  6. Food Security and Health Needs of Adolescents
    Heena K. Bijli
  7. From Farm to Landfill: World Food Waste
    Gursharan Singh Kainth and Manisha Sharma
  8. Efficient Water and Energy Management: Challenges and Opportunities for Food Security in India
    Swami Prakash Srivastava
  9. Performance of Laser Land Leveling Technology for Improving Water Productivity in Paddy Cultivation: A Case Study of Punjab Agriculture
    Taptej Singh and Baljinder Kaur
  10. Sustainable Agricultural Production And Land Classification Under Canal Irrigation Systems
    B.L. Gajja and S.S. Ramdeo
  11. Status of Food Security in Manipur
    Dealluck Irengbam


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