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Relevance of water energy food WEF nexus to irrigated agriculture
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event 12 Jul 2021

Research article // Sustainability Considerations in Water–Energy–Food Nexus Research in Irrigated Agriculture

By Ahmad Hamidov and Katharina Helming. Irrigated agriculture is a key example of the water-energy–food (WEF) nexus, due to the strong competition…

An irrigation water channel in Central Asia Photo Neil Palmer IWMI
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event 29 Jul 2021

Article // Thinking Hydrologically - An Interview with Oyture Anarbekov, IWMI Country Manager – Uzbekistan

By Clara Colton Symmes, Princeton in Asia Fellow, IWMI. Water is running out in Central Asia. New approaches to water regulation, energy production,…

JRC Technical Report ACE Water 2 bilder
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event 18 Jun 2021

Report // The African Networks of Centres of Excellence on Water Sciences Phase II

By E. Crestaz, F. Farinosi, P. Marcos Garcia, M. Biedler and C. Carmona-Moreno. The technical report by the Joint Research Centre (JRC), the European…

Figure 1 Food energy water nexus Source Gulati et al 2013 WWF SA 2014
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event 29 Jul 2021

Research article // Long term relationship between food, energy and water inflation in South Africa

By Saul Ngarava. South Africa is a water scarce country, with limited irrigable land and an energy sector that is coal-based and water intensive. The…

Components of a holistic approach to solar irrigation policy and development
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event 21 Jun 2021

Publication // Solar for all: A framework to deliver inclusive and environmentally sustainable solar irrigation for smallholder agriculture

By Nicole Lefore, Alvar Closas and Petra Schmitter. This research paper presents a framework to inform sustainable and inclusive solar irrigation in…

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…

FAO logo
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event 25 Jun 2021

Vacancy // Water-Energy-Food Nexus Specialist at FAO in Barbados

The Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations is searching for a Water-Energy-Food Nexus Specialist at the Sub-regional Office for the…

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…

Innovation Challenge 2021
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event 20 May 2021

Call for Entries // Innovation Challenge 2021- Advisory for Agroecology

“Integrating agroecological approaches into agricultural advisory services” is the title of the Innovation Challenge 2021, conducted by the global…

Nb S The case and pathway of adoptation FAO Publication
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event 28 Jun 2021

Publication // Nature-based Solutions in agriculture: The case and pathway for adoption

By F. Miralles-Wilhelm and T. Iseman. To sustain the future of food systems, producers around the globe must lead a transition to agricultural…

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…

Innovation Call WE4 F
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event 25 May 2021

Call for Entries // East Africa Call for Innovations 2021

Water and Energy for Food (WE4F) has opened the East Africa Call for Innovations, searching for for-profit businesses which are scaling…

Food Systems podcast 5
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event 29 Jun 2021

Podcast // Solar as a Crop: Making the water-energy-food nexus profitable for smallholder farmers in India

This episode of the Power for All podcast features an interview with Shilp Verma, discussing how to make the food, water, and energy nexus profitable…

FAO Guidance on real water savings
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event 23 Jul 2021

Report // Guidance on realizing real water savings with crop water productivity interventions

By Jonna van Opstal, Peter Droogers and Alexander Kaune, FutureWater, with Pasquale Steduto, and Chris Perry, Food and Agriculture Organization of…

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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