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Videos  |  17 Feb 2017

Water-Energy-Food Nexus Interview // Karl Falkenberg, European Commission

Interview with Karl Falkenberg, Director General at the DG Environment at the European Commission, in the context of the IIEA Nexus seminar: "Understanding the Water-Energy-Food Nexus", 3 Sept 2013› more

Videos  |  17 Feb 2017

Water-Energy-Food Nexus Interview // David Norman, SAB Miller

Interview with David Norman, Senior Manager for Sustainable Development Management, in the context of the IIEA Nexus seminar: "Understanding the Water-Energy-Food Nexus", 3 Sept 2013› more

Videos  |  17 Feb 2017

Water-Energy-Food Nexus Interview // Prof. Alan Matthews, Trinity College Dublin

Interview with Alan Matthews, professor em. for agricultural economics at Trinity College Dublin , in the context of the IIEA Nexus seminar: "Understanding the Water-Energy-Food Nexus", 3 Sept 2013› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  16 Feb 2017

The energy and water nexus for off-grid communities in the Philippines and Southeast Asia

Water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH), energy, and agriculture are topics of great importance to every rural community. In Southeast Asia, these issues overlap in many remote villages where lack of access to energy is often...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  15 Feb 2017

Transboundary Rivers // Fostering Cooperation on Transboundary Waters: Success Stories from SDC’s Transboundary Waters Program

By Annika Kramer, Lukas Rüttinger and Paola Adriázola. The Global Programme Water (GPW) of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) seeks solutions to global water management challenges. It engages in global...› more

Policy Papers  |  15 Feb 2017

Transboundary Rivers // The Rise of Hydro-Diplomacy: Strengthening Foreign Policy for Transboundary Waters

By Benjamin Pohl, Carius Alexander et al. This report calls on foreign policy makers to exert stronger political leadership in water diplomacy and to actively accompany and facilitate the efforts of technical and development...› more

Policy Papers  |  15 Feb 2017

Final Report EIP-AGRI Focus Group on Water and Agriculture

This report presents the results of the EIP-AGRI Focus Group (FG) on “Water & Agriculture: adaptive strategies at farm level”. Water is an essential resource for crop and livestock production. Climate change is generating...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  15 Feb 2017

Commentary // Water-Energy-Food Nexus Framework for facilitating multi-stakeholder dialogue

By Rabi H. Mohtar and Bassel Daher. Present policy making often lacks the necessary mechanisms to incorporate the interlinkages between water, energy and food. The different institutions governing resource allocation often do not...› more

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

Resource  |  13 Feb 2017

Urban Nexus // Connecting the resource nexus to basic urban service provision – with focus on water-energy interactions in New York City

By R.E. Engström, M. Howells, G. Detouni, V. Bhatt, M. Bazilian and H.H. Rogner. Urban water and energy systems are crucial for sustainably meeting basic service demands in cities. This paper proposes and applies a...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  13 Feb 2017

Conference Paper // The Agriculture-Nutrition-Health Nexus at the Cost of Water Availability in Maize Diverse Genotypes to Ensure Food Security

By Ijaz Rasool Noorka, Taufiqullah, J.S. (Pat) Heslop-Harrison and Trude Schwarzacher. The study is based on the health conservation of most important crop plant biodiversity under limited water supply to combat water stress...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  13 Feb 2017

River Basin Management // Water for Energy and Food: A System Modelling Approach for Blue Nile River Basin

By Cho Chia Tan, Tohid Erfani and Rasool Erfani. The world is facing a more water constrained future as a result of urbanisation, population growth, industrialisation and the emergence of climate change. This has direct impacts...› more

Policy Papers  |  10 Feb 2017

Basin Governance // Governance Structures for Transboundary Water Management in the Jordan Basin

By Elizabeth Yaari, Marian Neal and Zaki Shubber. This report is produced to support EcoPeace Middle East and other users including riparian governments to facilitate discussion among stakeholders as to what type of basin...› more

Videos  |  10 Feb 2017

Video // "Human Water Cycle: Water, Food, & Energy"

Our increasing need for the three vital resources water, food and energy is forcing us to rethink how we manage and use our water supply. The National Science Foundation (NSF) has joined with NBC Learn, the educational arm of NBC...› 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

Tools and Databases  |   8 Feb 2017

Tools/Documentation // Developing the Pardee RAND Food-Energy-Water Security Index Tools - Toward a Global Standardized, Quantitative, and Transparent Resource Assessment

More than 2 billion people around the world, especially in developing countries, do not have access to high-quality services related to food, water, and energy. To provide information to development agencies and efforts focused...› more

Tools and Databases  |   8 Feb 2017

Tools // Pardee RAND Food-Energy-Water Index

The interactive Pardee RAND Food-Energy-Water Index enables the measurement of the current state of food, water, and energy security and allows for analysis of these topics under future scenarios. It allows those interested in...› more

Slides  |   8 Feb 2017

Slides // SIM4Nexus - A Novel Approach tiwards Improving Decision-making for resource efficieny, based on the Water-Land-Food-Energy-Climate Nexus

By Chrysi Laspidou, University of Thessaly. This presentation provides an overview of the SIM4NEXUS project, its objectives, models, and progress.› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |   7 Feb 2017

Food–Energy–Water Nexus // Quantifying Embodied Energy and GHG Emissions from Irrigation through Virtual Water Transfers in Food Trade

By Nemi Vora, Apurva Shah, Melissa M. Bilec and Vikas Khanna. We present a network model of interstate food trade and report comprehensive estimates of embodied irrigation energy and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in virtual...› more

Implementation and Case Studies  |   7 Feb 2017

Transboundary Basins // Reconciling resource uses in transboundary basins: assessment of the water-food-energy-ecosystems nexus in the Sava River Basin

By UNECE. The Sava nexus assessment identifies a number of benefits both related to and independent of economic activities that are generated by improvements in the management of the basin’s resources as well as by the enhanced...› more

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