Job Opportunity// Investment Officer – Francophone Countries

Tetra Tech ES, Inc., a subsidiary of Tetra Tech (Nasdaq: TTEK), is dedicated to improving the energy sector of developing economies. We are recruiting for an Investment Officer for Francophone Countries that is based in Central African Republic (CAR), Chad, or Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), to support the implementation of the USAID-administered Water Energy for Food […]

The nexus approach to water–energy–food security: an option for adaptation to climate change

Abstract: Developing countries face a difficult challenge in meeting the growing demands for food, water, and energy, which is further compounded by climate change. Effective adaptation to change requires the efficient use of land, water, energy, and other vital resources, and coordinated efforts to minimize trade-offs and maximize synergies. However, as in many developing countries, […]

Job Opportunity// PhD Position on Renewable and Political Economy of Energy at the University of Ghana, Africa

The University of Ghana in partnership with the Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)is pleased to announce the availability of full funding to pursue a PhD programme for a four-yearperiod, beginning from February 2022. This PhD position is part of a comparative research project on the political economy of renewableenergy in Africa, with a focus […]

Job Opportunity// Women and Water Crises in Southern Africa

About this project: During Southern Africa’s crippling drought from 2015-2018 Cape Town nearly reached Day Zero and risked running out of water. Mozambique experienced extensive flooding in 2017 and 2019. Many Africans lack access to clean safe water. Women and girls carry heavy burdens of water collection. These recurring water-related disasters and deprivation in the […]

Job Opportunity// Environmental Sustainability Advisor to support Water Energy for Food Asia South and Southeast Asia Regional Innovation Hub (WE4F-Asia-RIH)

Job Description: Tetra Tech is seeking an experienced Environmental Sustainability Advisor to support the implementation of the USAID-administered Water Energy for Food Asia South and Southeast Asia Regional Innovation Hub (WE4F-Asia-RIH) through July 2024. See https://we4f.org/asia. Responsibilities: • Lead implementation of the RIH’s Environmental Sustainability Strategy, including support for the entire implementation team on integration of […]

Solutions and investments in the water-food-energy-ecosystems nexus: A synthesis of experiences in transboundary basins

The new publication ‘Solutions and investments in the water-food-energy-ecosystems nexus: A synthesis of experiences in transboundary basins’ addresses these questions and comes with five main messages: Since transboundary basins account for around 60 percent of global freshwater flows, their potential to generate benefits across water, food, energy, and ecosystems through integrated solutions and investments is […]

Recording// Session 3 of 2nd Round of Webinar Series “Solutions Using Water-Energy-Food Nexus Approaches”

The recording here presented the third session of 2nd round of webinar on Water- Energy-Food Nexus that focused on innovations such as agrivoltaics designed for sustainable energy production and discussed its opportunities and challenges in Africa. It took place on November 16, 2021 and presented insights into the role of photovoltaics in community farming in […]

Methods of the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Abstract: This paper focuses on a collection of methods that can be used to analyze the water-energy-food (WEF) nexus. We classify these methods as qualitative or quantitative for interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research approaches. The methods for interdisciplinary research approaches can be used to unify a collection of related variables, visualize the research problem, evaluate the […]

Job Opportunity// Water Quality Intern

Job Description: Johnson Service Group is looking for a Student Intern either an Under Grad or a Grad student who will work in the Water Quality Department at one of our clients.  Anyone with experience in Water Quality, Environmental Science, Civil Engineering, Biology, or a related Field.  This is a part-time long-term position.  Depending on your […]