Nexus 2018: Water, Food, Energy, and Climate

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Event
  • DATE / TIME:
    2018•04•16    07:30 - 2018•04•18    14:00
    Location:
    Chapel Hill

    The conference, Nexus 2018: Water, Food, Energy, and Climate”, aims to facilitate space for the development of collaborative work and focus on a range of topics from the Sustainable Development Goals to the identification of knowledge gaps. It will build on recognising and respecting the work that sector experts are engaged with while also addressing some key challenges that will require a Nexus approach.

    Below is a list of experts from the UNU Institute for Integrated Management of Material Fluxes and of Resources (UNU-FLORES) that will present at the conference:

    • Solomon Gebrechorkos
      “Climate Variability and Change in East Africa: The Role of the Nexus Approach”
      16 April, 18:00–19:00 Poster Presentation
    • Mathew Kurian
      “The Nexus as Development Practice”
      17 April, 11:40–13:00 Oral Presentation in session “Making Science Relevant to Nexus Policy Making”
    • Sabrina Kirschke 
      “Indicators for Good Solutions to Wicked Resource Nexus Problems”
      17 April, 11:40–13:00 Oral Presentation in session on “Water”
    • Serena Caucci 
      “Safe Use of Wastewater in Agriculture (SUWA): The Golden Example of Nexus Approach”
      18 April, 11:45–13:00 Oral Presentation in session on “Sustainable Energy-Water-Food Models”

    For more information, see the event announcement on the UNU-FLORES website.