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Global Food and water system tool
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event 28 May 2021

Tool // The Global Food and Water System (GFWS)

The Global Food and Water System (GFWS) platform is designed so users can easily explore the relationship between crop yields, genetic improvement,…

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News
event 25 Nov 2020

Nexus Blog // Reaping the Rewards of Agricultural Electrification

A study by Power Africa and USAID shows win-win opportunities for rural communities and electricity companies in Nigeria. They conducted a…

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event 15 Feb 2021

Nexus Blog // Agrivoltaics Brings Together Agriculture and Power Generation

Intersolar Europe, a leading exhibition for the solar industry, and the accompanying Intersolar Europe Conference will shine their light on…

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event 01 Nov 2020

Nexus Blog // SDC supports sustainable water and pasture management in Ethiopia

Drought, fodder scarcity and conflicts over natural resources make life difficult for pastoralists in southern Ethiopia. Swiss Development…

Kokheader
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event 18 Feb 2021

Project // Kök Projekt

Kök Projekt is an agri-food startup accelerator from Istanbul, Turkey and an innovation partner for food, agriculture and water sector companies…

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event 01 Nov 2020

Nexus Blog // La DDC supporte une gestion durable de l'eau et des pâturages en Éthiopie

Les sécheresses, le manque de fourrage et les conflits autour des ressources naturelles rendent la vie difficile aux éleveurs de bétail du sud de…

FAO 2007 Energy in Organic Food Systems
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event 13 Jan 2021

Publication // Energy Use in Organic Food Systems

By Jodi Ziesemer. Based on existing research, this paper from the FAO considers the environmental efficiency of energy use in organic and non-organic…

Accounting for livestock water FAO
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event 22 Apr 2021

Publication // Accounting for livestock water productivity: How and why?

This Discussion Paper is the result of a renewed collaboration between the Land and Water Division and the Animal Production and Health Division of…

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event 04 Nov 2020

Nexus Blog // Outcomes of the Sixth Nexus Virtual Forum "Diagnosis and Proposal for irrigation development in Central America under the Nexus Approach"

The Sixth Nexus Virtual Forum for Latin America and the Caribbean, titled "Diagnosis and Proposal for irrigation development in Central America under…

Water footprint of food
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event 13 Jan 2021

Publication // The water footprint of food

By Professor Arjen Y. Hoekstra, Twente Water Centre, University of Twente, the Netherlands. This book chapter describes how the international trade…

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event 31 Mar 2021

Project // Water & Energy For Food (WE4F): A Grand Challenge For Development

WE4F is a joint international initiative of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the Ministry of Foreign…

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event 10 Nov 2020

Publication // Food System and Water–Energy–Biodiversity Nexus in Nepal: A Review

By Roshan Subedi, Madhav Karki, Dinesh Panday. This paper reviews the food system of Nepal through the lens of the food–water–energy–biodiversity…

Conserve
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event 14 Jan 2021

Vacancy // Undergraduate Summer Internship Program: A Collaborative Initiative of the CONSERVE Center and the DAWN Project

CONSERVE Center is partnering with the DAWN project (also funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture)…

IASS
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event 19 Jan 2021

Call for Tenders // Funding for Micro Finance Institutions (MFIs) for data collection on energy access, WASH, food security in rural areas

The Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) invites MFIs, cooperatives, NGOs, energy and water suppliers, and similar organizations in…

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event 12 Nov 2020

Call for Innovations // Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) region - Water and Energy for Food (WE4F)

Are you a MENA-based innovator with a proven solution tackling water and/or energy issues in urban or rural food production? This Call for…

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