This collection calls for submissions of systematic reviews, policy briefs, case studies, and research papers that address the challenges related to the insecurity of water, food, and energy resources. We welcome submissions from multiple perspectives and disciplines that showcase research findings on resource management and governance strategies towards sustainability in food, water, and energy systems, […]
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The African Educational Research Network: Call for Proposals
The African Educational Research Network (AERN) has opened a call for proposals for their International Conference on Sustainable Development in Africa in a Post-COVID-19 World. If you are interested in submitting a proposal, please find the submission information here. Please keep in mind that the deadline for this is September 15, 2022.
Despite being rich in farmland Africa is still hungry
Read the full news here Climate change-induced extreme weather events pose great challenges for farmers in Africa. Abject poverty, lack of access to fertilizers and certified seeds, and overdependence on rain have jointly created food insecurity for African smallholders, many of whom are women. These coupled with Increased incidents of annual drought and erratic rainfall […]
June 2022 Newsletter
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Job Opportunity// Post Doc Position on Research area “Scaling up Biodiversity Positive Food System
We are looking for Are you a proactive post-doc interested in the coupled challenges of biodiversity loss, climate change and food security? Are you interested in exploring how to scale up biodiversity-friendly behaviors in general, and specifically consumption and production behaviors in the food system? Are you comfortable with both quantitative and qualitative research method? Are you interested […]
Job Opportunity// PhD in Water Management
The African Centre of Excellence for Water Management (ACEWM) is calling for expressions of interest from African students for a PhD program in water management for the 2022/2023 academic year. Students have until June 10, 2022 to apply. Good news for African students at the master’s and doctoral levels. They have the opportunity to participate […]
Job Opportunity// Research Associate, PostDoc – Research Area “Water Quality and Eco-Hydraulic Modeling”
The Technical University of Braunschweig with almost 17,800 students and approx. 3,800 employees offers a teaching and research spectrum with excellent equipment and at the same time a personal atmosphere. The Hydrology, Water Management and Water Protection Department focuses in research and teaching on the integrated consideration of the amount of water and water quality […]
Review of water energy food nexus in Africa: Morocco and South Africa as case studies
Abstract: The population of the African continent is significantly increasing which has given rise to societal, economic and environmental changes. This will generate an increase in demand for food, water and energy. Thus, strategies for sustainable management of natural resources need to be adopted urgently in order to match the future needs and to ensure […]
Call for Papers : South Asia Water Competition (SAWAC) 2022
Keeping in view the importance of water governance in South Asia region, Hanns Seidel Foundation is pleased to invite university students and scholars from Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan to write papers on various themes of water governance. This call for papers is for those trailblazing students and young thinkers who can present innovative ideas on water governance in South Asia. The topics that […]
May 2022 Newsletter
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