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Projects  |  15 Feb 2017

Project // TriNex - Knowledge Triagnle Platform for the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

The TriNex project will be implemented in stages over a period of 36 months and split into nine overlapping work packages. Five of these work packages will be development oriented, while the remaining four will cover...› more

Projects  |   9 Feb 2017

Project // Integrated Solutions for Water, Energy, and Land project (IS-WEL)

A new project, Integrated Solutions for Water, Energy, and Land, aims to identify integrated approaches to energy, water, food, and ecosystem security in selected regions of the world.› more

Projects  |  24 Jan 2017

Project // 5TOI_4EWAS Energy, Water and Agriculture in the South Mediterranean Neighbourhood

The project will enhance and support regional smart specialization and development by increasing research capacity, effective mobility of young innovators/researchers and shared knowledge to improve their participation in the EU...› more

Projects  |  24 Jan 2017

Project // Implementing the Water-Energy-Food Nexus: Incentive Structures and Policy Instruments

The Nexus project examined incentive structures, governance mechanisms, and policy instruments, which account for inter-sectoral interdependencies between water, energy and food security. › more

Projects  |  23 Jan 2017

Water-Energy Nexus // NYCDEP Water-Energy Nexus Study

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is charting a path towards major greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions in support of the City’s climate change initiatives. DEP has been progressively working to reduce...› more

Projects  |  19 Dec 2016

Project // Reconciling Different Uses of Water - Work on the Nexus in Transboundary Basins

By UNECE. Recognizing the challenges related to population growth and economic development, increased food and energy needs and incresing pressures on natural resources, the Parties to the UNECE Water Convention decided on...› more

Projects  |  16 Dec 2016

Project // MAGIC Moving Towards Adaptive Governance in Complexity: Informing Nexus Security

The project “Moving Towards Adaptive Governance in Complexity: Informing Nexus Security” (MAGIC) is a four-year project funded under the H2020-WATER-2015-two-stage programme; topic “Integrated approaches to food security,...› more

Projects  |  13 Dec 2016

Project // Stepping Up: Sustainability for Water, Energy and Food

STEPPING UP is a 3-year, EPSRC funded collaboration between sustainability researchers at universities and research institutes across the UK. The project aims to explore the potential opportunities of innovations the WEF Nexus,...› more

Projects  |   7 Dec 2016

Project // Use of a Decision-Analytic Framework to explore the water-energy-food NExus in complex and trans-boundary water resources systems of fast growing developing countries (DAFNE)

DAFNE advocates an integrated and adaptive water resources planning and management approach that explicitly addresses the water-energy-food (WEF) nexus from a novel participatory and multidisciplinary perspective. This includes...› more

Projects  |  10 Nov 2016

Project // BRIDGE: Building Resilience In a Dynamic Global Economy - Complexity across Scales in Brazil

The BRIDGE project is a UK-BRAZIL collaboration funded by the Newton Funds, comprising of the ESRC and FAPESC. It supports researchers in the modelling, understanding and governance of the Food-Water-Energy Nexus. › more

Projects  |  10 Nov 2016

Project // SIM4NEXUS

SIM4NEXUS envisions the Nexus concept as an integral part of the transition towards a resource-efficient and low-carbon economy. In order to boost the necessary transition SIM4NEXUS aims to develop innovative methodologies for...› more

Projects  |  27 Jul 2016

Project // Mainstreaming the water-energy-food security nexus into policies and institutions in the MENA region

The aim of the project is to identify entry points, processes and partners for WEF nexus mainstreaming into and value adding to regional and national policies and institutions in the MENA region while contributing to the SDG...› more

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Projects  |  14 Jul 2016

Project // Energy in Water (ENW)

Energy in Water (EnW) is a European Strategic Cluster Partnership - Going international (ESCP-4i) which aims to support and harness the growth and innovation potential of European SMEs operating across the water-energy "Nexus".› more

From Waste Water to Fresh Water: Anaerobic treatment for energy-neutral potable water
Projects  |  29 Jul 2015

Research Project // From Waste Water to Fresh Water: Anaerobic Treatment for Energy-neutral Potable Water

This project by TomKatCenter Stanford University will be conducted at a new experimental treatment plant at Stanford that uses oxygen-averse (anaerobic) bacteria to convert organic waste to methane.› more

Sustainability Issues in the Food-Energy-Water Nexus
Projects  |   9 Sep 2014

PhD Project // Sustainability Issues in the Food-Energy-Water Nexus

PhD research opportunity at the School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science at the University of Manchester. The project will use life cycle thinking to assess the sustainability of different food production options...› more

Integrated Resource Management in Asian Cities: The Urban Nexus
Projects  |  19 Nov 2013

Project // Integrated Resource Management in Asian Cities: The Urban Nexus

In the framework of this project up to ten selected cities in six Asian countries will be supported with a view to nexus-compliant integrated resource management. During the implementation period, the basis for an integrated...› more

Human-Environmental Security in Asia-Pacific Ring of Fire: The Water-Energy-Food Nexus
Projects  |  30 Aug 2013

Core Research Project // Human-Environmental Security in Asia-Pacific Ring of Fire: The Water-Energy-Food Nexus

The WEFN (Water-Energy-Food Nexus) project aims to maximize human-environmental security (minimize the vulnerability) by choosing management structures and policies that optimize both the water-food and water-energy connections...› more