Research Papers, Publications and Books

Special Issue // The Water-Food-Energy-Climate Nexus in Global Drylands

Special issue of "International Journal of Water Resources Development". The contributions to this special issue were peer-reviewed presentations to the International “Conference on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus in Drylands,” held in Rabat, Morocco (the seat of the OCP Policy Center) 11-13 June 2014. Thanks to the generous funding of the OCP Policy Center, 30 researchers from across the Arab world, Europe and Africa discussed the nexus in a highly engaging format.

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April 2015

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International Journal of Water Resources Development, Volume 31, 2015 - Issue 3

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Slides

Slides // The Food-Energy-Water Nexus: Connecting Science and Policy

Collection of presentations from a AGU webinar that took place on 6 Sept 2018 and explored both science and policy relating to the food-energy-water nexus. The webinar discussed the connections and trade-offs between the different elements, how science is contributing to our understanding, and Congressional policies aiming for a more sustainable and secure future.

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Hydropower

Hydropower // The Water-Energy Nexus in Chile: A Description of the Regulatory Framework for Hydroelectricity

This article offers a general description of hydropower regulations in Chile wherein two sectors that are regulated separately come to meet each other: water (as a natural resource) and electric industry (as an activity).

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SDGs

Review // Nexus Approaches to Global Sustainable Development

By Jianguo Liu, Vanessa Hull, H. Charles J. Godfray, David Tilman, Peter Gleick, Holger Hoff, Claudia Pahl-Wostl, Zhenci Xu, Min Gon Chung, Jing Sun and Shuxin Li . Many global challenges, though interconnected, have been addressed singly, at times reducing one problem while exacerbating others. Nexus approaches simultaneously examine interactions among multiple sectors. Recent quantitative studies have revealed that nexus approaches can uncover synergies and detect trade-offs among sectors. If...

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