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Research Papers, Publications and Books  |   9 Nov 2017

Book // Water-Energy-Food Nexus - Principles and Practices

Ed. by P. Abdul Salam, Sangam Shrestha, Vishnu Prasad Pandey, Anil K. Anal. This overview collection is meant to be a resource for students, research scholars and professionals in academic institutions with strong interests in...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |   8 Nov 2017

Water-Energy Nexus // Coal-Based Power Generation and Conversion - Saving Water

This report was commissioned by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) to compile and analyse information on technology developments, best practices and current policy measures related to water use for coal-power generation...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  30 Oct 2017

Water-Energy Nexus // Emerging Scientific and Engineering Opportunities within the Water-Energy Nexus

By Jeffrey J. Urban. The goal of this article is to define the scientific context of the water-energy nexus and examine ways in which developing technologies could have an impact on the future of deriving energy from water and,...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  17 Oct 2017

Project Report // Options for a Nexus Coordination Mechanism for the League of Arab States

By Alexander Carius and Annika Kramer. One important step in the process of WEF Nexus mainstreaming in Arab regional policies and institutions is to improve coordination and collaboration across sectoral activities, initiatives,...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  17 Oct 2017

Project Report // Regional Policy Guidelines for Mainstreaming the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

By Alexander Carius and Annika Kramer. The aim of this policy guide is to suggest institutional set-ups and procedures in support of mainstreaming a WEF-nexus approach in LAS policies, strategies and activities. It is part of a...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  17 Oct 2017

Project Report // National Policy Guidelines for Mainstreaming the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

By L. Mansour, A. Kramer, H. Abaza, N. AlOuran, W. AlZubari, A. Carius, A. Ulrich and H. Hoff. The National Guidelines are part of a series of studies and policy guides prepared within the assignement “Mainstreaming the...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  17 Oct 2017

Project Report // Lessons Learnt Report from Mainstreaming the Water-Energy-Food Security (WEF) Nexus

By Holger Hoff, Lamia Mansour, Alexander Carius and Anne Ulrich. The aim of this report is to document the process which has been adopted by the study “Mainstreaming the Water-Energy-Food Security (WEF) Nexus into Policies and...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |   9 Oct 2017

Project Report // Mainstreaming the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus into Sectoral Policies and Institutions in the Arab Region

By Holger Hoff and Anne Ulrich. Using a cross-sectoral (horizontally integrated) and multi-level (vertically integrated) approach this study has worked at the regional and national levels to identify entry points, processes and...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  26 Sep 2017

Report // The Land-Water-Energy Nexus - Biophysical and Economic Consequences

This report contributes to the discussion of interconnections between scarce resources by highlighting the nexus between land, water and energy (the LWE nexus). It focuses on a dynamic, integrated, and disaggregated analysis of...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  25 Sep 2017

Urban Nexus // The water-energy-food nexus: An integration agenda and implications for urban governance

By Francesa Artioli, Michele Acuto and Jenny McArthur. This paper aims to ‘urbanise' the nexus agenda and consider the implications of policy integration for urban governance. This examines the nexus in the context of current...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  11 Sep 2017

India // Water-food-energy nexus with changing agricultural scenarios in India during recent decades

By Beas Barik, Subimal Ghosh, A. Saheer Sahana, Amey Pathak and Muddu Sekhar. Meeting the growing water and food demands in a densely populated country like India is a major challenge. It requires an extensive investigation into...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |   6 Sep 2017

Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering // The Water-Food-Energy Nexus

Ed. by I. M. Mujtaba, R. Srinivasan, N. O.Elbashir. This book discusses this water-energy-food nexus and describes in depth the challenges and processes involved in efficient water and energy production and management, wastewater...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |   5 Sep 2017

Collection // Water-Energy-Food Nexus - Principles and Practices

Edited by P. Abdul Salam, Sangam Shrestha, Vishnu Prasad Pandey, Anil K. Anal. Water, energy and food are key resources to sustain life, and are the fundamental to national, regional and global economies. These three resources...› more

Resource  |   4 Sep 2017

Survey // Addressing Transboundary Cooperation in the Eastern Nile through the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Insights from an E-survey and key informant interviews. By Helen Berga, Claudia Ringler, Elizabeth Bryan, Hagar El Didi, Sara Elnasikh. This study is conducted to assess and understand the challenges of and opportunities for...› more

Resource  |  31 Aug 2017

Water-Food Nexus // Safe Use of Wastewater in Agriculture: A Workshop on Policy and Implementation for Iran

By Hiroshan Hettiarachchi, Reza Ardakanian, UNU-FLORES. Workshop proceedings. Growing population, decreasing rainfall, increased extraction of both surface and groundwater resources, and adoption of development-oriented...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Nexus Management // Trade-offs and Decision Support Tools for FEW Nexus-Oriented Management

By Bassel Daher, Walid Saad, Suzanne A. Pierce, Stephan Hülsmann, Rabi H. Mohtar. FEW systems require application of integrated techniques that address multiple attributes of trade-off analyses, dynamic and disparate datasets,...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Urban Nexus // Urban Nexus Science for Future Cities: Focus on the Energy-Water-Food-X Nexus

By Joshua B. Sperling, Philip R. Berke. Interactive system modeling and participatory technologies are needed to support stakeholder engagement and two-way (and multi-directional) information flow, for exploring outcomes of...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Community of Practice // Building a WEF Nexus Community of Practice (NCoP)

By David W. Smith, Matthew Welch, Katrina E. Bennett, Jon Padgham, Rabi Mohtar. There are several challenges in building and maintaining a sustainable water-energy-food nexus community of practice. Perhaps, the most difficult to...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Desalination // Energy for Water and Desalination

By E. J. Sullivan Graham, Noel Baktian, Lucy Mar Camacho, Shankar Chellam, Ahmed Mroue, Joshua B. Sperling, Kevin Topolski, Pei Xu. Seawater desalination is now very efficient. More will be gained from improvements to pre- and...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Nexus Assessment // Data for WEF Nexus Analysis: a Review of Issues

By Bruce A. McCarl, Yingqian Yang, Raghavan Srinivasan, Efstratios N. Pistikopoulos, Rabi H. Mohtar. The purpose of this review is to discuss challenges regarding assembly and use of water-energy-food (WEF) nexus data. WEF nexus...› more

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