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event 10 Jun 2021

Publication // Applying the Water-Energy-Food Nexus to the Charcoal Value Chain

By Harry K. Hoffmann, Klas Sander, Michael Brüntrup and Stefan Sieber. In their study, the authors explore the different steps within the charcoal…

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event 17 Dec 2021

Report // The State of Food and Agriculture 2021: Making agrifood systems more resilient to shocks and stresses

Published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). To ensure food security our agrifood systems have to be made more…

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event 02 Aug 2016

Master Thesis // Socio-Economic Challenges Facing the Implementation and Promotion of Solar Energy Farming in Azraq Basin, Jordan

By Anas Daradkah, University of Jordan. This research investigates what hinders or facilitates the application of photovoltaic energy farming…

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event 19 Oct 2020

Vacancy // Director, Land and Water Division at FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Rome, Italy, is currently looking for a Director, who is responsbile for the…

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event 06 Sep 2021

Nexus Blog // Towards a feminisation of the Nexus Water-Energy-Supply concept in Kollo (Niger)

To help combat the effects of climate change, the Nigerien National Coordination of Users Natural Resources in the Niger Basin (CNU-BN/Niger), with…

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event 09 May 2018

SPIS // Solar-powered Irrigation Can Boost Rural Development, But Also Poses Risks

By Avinash Kishore. Irrigation is one of the most effective means for boosting agricultural production, but powering the withdrawal of groundwater…

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event 08 May 2018

Devex // Opinion: How to Keep Africa’s Boom in Solar-Powered Irrigation From Going Bust

By: Miriam Otoo and Petra Schmitter. Solar-powered irrigation pumps are without a doubt one of Africa’s most promising solutions to climate change…

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event 09 Nov 2021

Report // UN-Water analytical brief - Water-use efficiency

Published by UN Water. Systems of water use are multi-purpose and multi-functional so that the often-complex cascade of use, consumption and re-use…

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event 14 Mar 2019

Pompage Solaire // Investigation de l’impact des installations de pompage solaire sur la consommation d’eau et la situation socio-économique d’un agriculteur dans 3 zones pilotes au Maroc

Cette étude vise à mieux comprendre comment la conversion au pompage solaire peut influencer la consommation d'eau et les conditions…

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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 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…

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event 20 Dec 2021

Job Vacancy // Team Manager Water & Food Security

Are you an enterprising and connecting team manager who wants to work on the most important themes, such as water and food security, and climate…

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event 23 Jul 2018

Study // Solarising Groundwater Irrigation in India: A Growing Debate

By Nitin Bassi. India’s carbon footprint in agriculture is on the rise. Heavy subsidies for electricity and diesel to pump groundwater for irrigated…

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event 02 Feb 2021

Nexus Blog // Bringing a Sea of Change: Ocean Ecosystem Services’ Contribution to Sustainable Food Systems

A blog post from the SDG Knowledge Hub IISD highlights how innovative aquaculture solutions benefit both land- and sea-based problems. Ines…

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event 07 Sep 2021

Nexus Blog // Vers une féminisation de la technologie du concept Nexus Eau-Energie-Alimentation au Kollo (Niger)

Pour mettre du sien dans la lutte contre les effets du changement climatique, la Coordination Nationale des Usagers*ères des Ressources Naturelles de…

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