Foreign Policy Article: The Pandemic is Laying Bare a Global Water Crisis

The International Water Management Institute (IWMI)’s Alan Nicol writes article entitled, “The Pandemic is Laying Bare a Global Water Crisis” for Foreign Policy Magazine. This article addresses important issues and gaps apparent in the provision of water security in Ethiopia and Global South as a whole, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Nicol provides insight into […]

Call for Projects: Global Youth Take Action

For more information and to apply visit website Description As the world faces a global health emergency, 2.2 billion people, or 1 in 3 people, still do not have access to safely managed domestic water supply services and 4.2 billion people, or half of the world’s population, does not have access to safely managed sanitation […]

Call for abstracts: EU-Africa Partnership for Energy Access and a Green Transition

ABOUT The Africa Portal is pleased to announce the launch of a thematic series titled “Partnership for a Green Transition and Energy Access: Strategic priorities for European Union-Africa”, funded by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Regional Programme on Energy Security and Climate Change in Sub-Saharan Africa. We invite researchers to submit abstracts of no more than 500 words […]

Call for Abstracts: 3rd SADC Groundwater Conference

Conference Information Dates: 9-11 November, 2020 Theme: Enhancing Water and Food Security through Sustainable Groundwater Development in the SADC Region Sub-theme 1: Sustainable Groundwater Use for a Food Secure SADC Region Sub-theme 2: The Climate Change Challenge for Urban Water and Food Security: Threats and the Role of Groundwater Sub-theme 3: Enhancing the Contribution of […]

Call for the Recruitment of Communications Officer

About Job Title: Communications Officer, full time position Type of Contract: Service contract, one year with possible renewal Location: GWP-Med Secretariat in Athens, with international travel Background and Scope of Position: The Communications Officer (CO) will be engaged in the communication of the work programme of the Global Water Partnership – Mediterranean (GWP-Med) in Southeastern […]

Publishing Opportunity: Global Water Forum

Contribute to the Global Water Forum Website The Global Water Forum publishes informed and verifiable perspectives on local, regional, and global water issues from all geographic areas, academic disciplines, and types of profession. The aim is to provide reliable, accessible, and informed insights of water issues, communicated in a way which facilitates the broadest possible […]

Call for Submissions: Sustainability Special Issue “Environmental Policy Design and Implementation: Toward Sustainable Society”

A special issue of Sustainability (ISSN 2071-1050) entitled ” Environmental Policy Design and Implementation: Toward Sustainable Society.” This special issue belongs to the section “Human Geography and Social Sustainability“ Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 September 2020. Special Issue Information Background The science could not be more emphatic: As a spate of recent hard-hitting reports and assessments have indicated, […]

Nexus Publication: An impact analysis of population growth on energy‐water‐food‐land nexus for ecological sustainable development in Rwanda

Authors: Katundu Imasiku & Etienne Ntagwirumugara Published: August 2019 Read Full Open Access Article: Imasiku, K., & Ntagwirumugara, E. (2020). An impact analysis of population growth on energy‐water‐food‐land nexus for ecological sustainable development in Rwanda. Abstract While agricultural activities are a major drain on water resources in Rwanda, its high population growth continually escalates energy–water–food–land […]

Call for contributions: ETFRN News 60: Restoring African Drylands

*Opportunity to introduce WEF Nexus interventions regarding dryland restoration in Africa* Call for contributions to European Tropical Forest Research Network (ETFRN)’s News 60: Restoring African Drylands ETFRN News 60 will focus on dryland landscape restoration, from government and private sector reforestation to farmer managed natural regeneration, improvements to grasslands and rainfed agriculture, changes in tenure […]

AIMS NEI Fellowship Program for Women in Climate Change Science

AIMS is pleased to open the second call for application for the AIMS-NEI Fellowship program for Women in Climate Change Science. The application deadline is the 15th April 2020, 23:59 CAT. About The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Next Einstein Initiative (AIMS-NEI) is pleased to invite interested female scientists to apply for the third round […]