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Differences in water stress between scenarios BECCSSWM and CC
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event 22 Jul 2021

Research article // Irrigation of biomass plantations may globally increase water stress more than climate change

By Fabian Stenzel, Peter Greve, Wolfgang Lucht, Sylvia Tramberend, Yoshihide Wada and Dieter Gerten. To corroborate findings from one earlier…

South Ferghana Canal
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event 22 Jul 2021

News // Research shifts policy from energy subsidy to water savings in Uzbekistan's irrigated heartland

In Uzbekistan, most agricultural land is irrigated with water pumped from two rivers, the Amu Darya and the Syr Darya. This pumping consumes 20% of…

Solar suitability for irrigation
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event 21 Jul 2021

News // Mapping tool helps private sector identify high-potential locations for solar irrigation pumps

By Mansoor Leh. As climate change threatens to exacerbate water scarcity and food insecurity in many parts of Africa, solar water pumps combined with…

Main Dam and Saddle dam of GERD Poindexter 2017
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event 20 Jul 2021

Master thesis // The impact of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissances Dam on the Water-Energy-Food security nexus in Sudan

By Mugahid Elnour. Ethiopia is constructing the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Blue Nile River near the Sudanese borders. This…

Anne Laure Collard Irstea Quinim Ceara Nordeste Brazil Men moving pipes across a bean field The number of pipe dis insufficient to cover the whole field and need to be shifted
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event 20 Jul 2021

News // Six key principles for improving agricultural water productivity

By Stefan Uhlenbrook, Winston Yu, Nicola Lamaddalena and Sasha Koo-Oshima. Water resources are being placed under an unprecedented amount of stress…

A stepwise WEF nexus methodological outline illustrating the systemic processes and adaptation targets and action fields towards WEF nexus operationalisation
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event 19 Jul 2021

Research article // Operationalising the water-energy-food nexus through the theory of change

By Dhesigen Naidoo, Luxon Nhamo, Sylveste Mpandeli, Nafisa Sobratee, Aidan Senzanje, Stanley Liphadzi, Rob Slotow, Michael Jacobson, Albert T Modi…

Access to water energy food in Sub Sahara Africa
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event 19 Jul 2021

Policy brief // Enhanced water security and energy access: Key investments for Sub Saharan Africa

By C. Ringler, A. M. Alqarawy, W. Brent, G. Collins, P. Orengoh, B. Scanlon, L. Yaseen. The Think20 task force on Sustainable Energy, Food, and…

WWF Logo Large RGB 72dpi
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event 16 Jul 2021

Vacancy// Director, Freshwater & Food Transformation at WWF in Washington, DC

World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world’s leading conservation organizations, seeks a Director for the Freshwater & Food Transformation team. The…

SIROP WEFE School
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event 16 Jul 2021

Autumn School // IDEA League Water, Energy, Food and Environment Nexus

In October and November 2021, the WEFE Nexus School brings together students and faculty of European and African universities for a unique learning…

Gwp logo
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event 15 Jul 2021

Vacancy // Autumn Internship: Water, Food, Ecosystems for the SDGs at Global Water Partnership

The Global Water Partnership (GWP) is offering an internship for three to six months, starting in September. The intern will be part of the GWP…

Crop field GWPSA
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event 15 Jul 2021

News // South Africa aims to mobilise US$10mn from GCF to address climate change and land degradation

The process to develop a Concept Note for South Africa to mobilise US$10 million from the Green Climate Fund (GCF) kicked-off on June7, 2021, led by…

WEF Nexus framework for building resilient communities
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event 14 Jul 2021

Research article // The Water-Energy-Food Nexus as an Adaptation Strategy for Achieving Sustainable Livelihoods at a Local Level

By Luxon Nhamo, Bekithemba Ndlela, Sylvester Mpandeli and Tafadzwanashe Mabhaudhi. The authors of the study developed a conceptual framework to…

United Nations Food Systems Pre Summit 2021
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event 26 Jul 2021 28 Jul 2021 location Rome, Italy and online

Hybrid event // United Nations Food Systems Pre-Summit 2021

The Pre-Summit of the UN Food Systems Summit will set the stage for the culminating global event in September by bringing together diverse actors…

Water Dialogues for Results Recommendations
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event 13 Jul 2021

Publication // From dialogues to results: Recommendations for accelerating cross-sectoral SDG 6 implementation

Together with other UN member states, representatives of the UN Major Groups and international organisations, the Federal Ministry for the…

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event 13 Jul 2021

Online course // A Data Light Approach to Monitoring Climate Resilience

This new short course employing the Nexus framework invites participation to build regional showcases on disaster resilience.

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