Mitigation Enabling Energy Transition in the MEDiterranean Region (MEETME): Energy Efficiency And Renewable Energy Strategies And Policies

Summary: The meetMED project is a two-year project funded by the EU and jointly carried out by the Mediterranean Association of the National Agencies for Energy Management (MEDENER) and by the Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE). Its main goal is to reinforce regional cooperation aimed at fostering the energy transition in […]

IRAQ Call For Innovations Goals

DUE DATE EXTENSION:  Submit your application by October 6th, 2021 at 5:00PM Iraqi time! Background: Iraq is facing many challenges to sustainable resource management. Insufficient food production capacity and limited water and energy resources pose serious threats to Iraq’s stability and prosperity. Outdated and unsustainable farming practices, climate change, a reliance on energy and food imports, […]

The Global AgriInno Challenge 2021: Connecting Youth-Led Innovation to the Agri-food Sector

Duration of the Call: 09 September – 10 October 2021  Global AgriInno Challenge 2021 kicks off!  Global AgriInno Challenge 2021 aims to harness innovation, entrepreneurship and digital technologies to address challenges related to the transformation from rural villages into ‘Digital Villages’that contribute to the Four Betters: better production, better nutrition, a better environment and a better life, while […]

Report// Baseline Study For The Basin Of Lake Kivu And The Ruzizi River

Summary of the study: This study is the part of the project “Support to the integrated management of water resources of Lake Kivu and Ruzizi River“, initiated in the framework of the support provided by the European Union (EU Delegation to Rwanda) and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). The study […]

Call for Proposals Water for Food

The Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP) Water for Food Program is looking for high potential, sustainable and bankable business cases in the water-agri-food nexus that contribute to improving food security. ‘Business cases’ can include for example pre-feasibility, feasibility or pilot studies covering the following aspects to strengthen and further develop the business cases: financial, partnership, investment, […]

Call for entires // Integrated Urban Services pilot city applications

The Pilot City application is open for the Integrated Urban Services (IUS) program under the U.S.- ASEAN Smart Cities Partnership (USASCP). The IUS program will provide technical assistance to two ASEAN cities to aid them in implementing integrated WEF system pilot projects and share knowledge and lessons learned with the entire ASEAN Smart Cities Network […]

Apply now to the NEX-LABS coaching program for researchers and entrepreneurs

The NEX-LABS project has issued a call for applications to select 20 researchers and innovators who are developing solutions that address the Water Energy and Food (WEF) – NEXUS challenges in the Mediterranean region. The 20 talented participants will take part in the NEXUS entrepreneurship coaching program starting from the 25th October.  This capacity building program aims at […]

Job Opportunity// Water-Agriculture Nexus Advisor/ Consultancy at multiple locations in South/ South-East Asia

Job Description:  DevWorks is recruiting for a Water-Agriculture Nexus Advisor to support the Water and Energy for Food (WE4F) Regional Innovation Hub in South and Southeast Asia (S/SEA RIH). The goal of WE4F is to support enterprises to scale their innovations that impact the sectors of food, water, and energy in order to increase the sustainability of agricultural […]

Developing a Framework for the Water-Energy-Food Nexus in South Africa

Abstract: The water-energy-food (WEF) nexus is a cross-sectoral approach toresource management and sustainable development. We propose a framework forlinking the WEF nexus to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), emphasizingSDG 2, 6 and 7. We further propose indices and models to evaluate WEF nexusperformance. A systematic analysis of existing WEF nexus frameworks in academicand gray literature […]