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event 09 Jul 2018

Sistemas de Riego con Energía Solar // Chile Destina USA $ 1,8 Millones para Sistemas de Riego Fotovoltaico

Par Pilar Sánchez Molina. Se ha destinado una inversión público – privada de más de $1.165 millones de pesos (1,8 millones de dólares) a obras de…

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event 29 Nov 2018

SPIS // Mapping the Suitability of Solar Energy-based Irrigation Pumps in Ethiopia

In recent years, the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) has worked to improve food security, nutrition and livelihoods in rural…

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event 20 Nov 2018

Opinion // How to Strengthen Cooperation for a Water Secure South Asia

By Jyotiraj Patra. South Asia is witnessing unprecedented water challenges and risks. Most of these risks are multi-dimensional, dynamic, complex and…

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event 06 Apr 2018

Nationwide Implementation of Solar Farming Planned // Climate-Smart Agriculture Made in India

By Tushaar Shah. The Indian government recently announced a new multi-billion dollar scheme to implement solarisation of farm irrigation on a…

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event 17 Oct 2012

Toolbox // Global Water Partnership Toolbox

The Global Water Partnership Toolbox is a free and open database with a library of background papers, policy briefs, technical briefs, perspective…

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event 04 Nov 2020

Nexus Blog // Food Security and Women Empowerment Through Solar-Powered Irrigation in Niger

By Apolline Rolland and WE4F team in Abidjan. Thirty kilometres from the capital of Niger, in the region of Kollo recently marked by terrorism, a…

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event 08 May 2018

Climate Action // Solar Irrigation Can Improve Food Security and Prosperity, Says UN Agency

New research from the the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations has shown the significant potential for solar powered…

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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 02 Nov 2018

SPIS // Kickstarting India’s Multi-billion Dollar Solar Irrigation Scheme

By Shehnab Sahin, CCAFS South Asia. A multi-stakeholder policy consultation assesses the best way forward for implementing a scheme to promote solar…

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event 18 Oct 2018

Aquaponics in Small-Scale Farming // Effishent - The Social Startup Using 90% Less Water

The Nexus Resource Platform is widening its scope to include a focus on innovation and entrepreneurship. In this regard, NRP spoke with the social…

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event 08 May 2018

SPIS // Interactive Solar Water Pumping Knowledge Base

This collection is an overview of 213 solar water pumping projects all over the world from 2001 up to 2016 (plus one project from 1995). The data is…

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event 20 Mar 2020

Fact sheet // Decentralized Renewables: Boosting Agriculture and Improving Nutrition

This fact sheet shows up ways, solutions and examples how decentralized use of renewable energy sources can enhance food security.

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event 04 Nov 2020

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 09 May 2018

Video // Solar-powered Irrigation Pumps Hold Promise to Boost Productivity for Poor Indian Farmers

By IFPRI. Solar panels provide a cleaner, cheaper energy source for pumping groundwater than traditional diesel-based pumps, but implementing them…

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event 18 Jul 2018

Return on Investment Case Study // Accelerating Solar Water Pump Sales in Kenya

This Return on Investment case study by Winrock International shows an increase in gross profits of up to 186% within one to two crop seasons after…

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