RECAP: RE-Thinking Access to Energy Business Models: Ways to Walk the Water-Energy-Food Nexus Talk

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Africa Office Energy Unit and the Ecosystem Division (Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-Based Activities) in collaboration with the Renewable Energy Solutions for Africa (RES4Africa) are joining forces to organize a series of online webinar trainings on the WEF Nexus. The first […]

Innovation Challenge by GIZ

About The global community has set itself the goal to end hunger by 2030. To achieve this, agriculture must become more efficient and sustainable along the entire value chain. Current approaches are not sufficient to achieve this. Practicable and regionally adapted innovations are needed. The Agricultural Innovation Fund aims to promote these. Apply now with […]

First Call for Abstracts: 21 WaterNet/WARFSA/GWP-SA Symposium

The 21st WaterNet/WARFSA/GWP-SA Symposium will be held in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe 28th – 30th October 2020 under the theme Integrated Water Resources Management for Sustainable Development in East and Southern Africa Call for Abstracts Authors are invited to submit their abstracts for presentation at the symposium for oral, poster or special session presentations. Abstracts should be: A maximum of […]

MENA-CD Fellowships with IHE-Delft

About This programme aims to strengthen the capacity of professionals and decision makers in the water sector to improve water management in the MENA region countries to better cope with the challenges of stressed water resources including under the impacts of climate change. IHE Delft will provide water professionals from seven MENA countries (Djibouti, Egypt, […]

Student Assistant Position — Dresden Nexus Conference

Student Assistant — Dresden Nexus Conference Deadline: March 30, 2020 The Dresden Nexus Conference The third edition of the Dresden Nexus Conference (DNC2020) will take place 3–5 June 2020 in the heart of Saxony. DNC is a one-of-a-kind event, bringing together actors from academia, civil society, industry, and government from all over the world to […]

Funding Opportunities from the U.S. Global Development Lab

Funding Opportunities from the U.S. Global Development Lab Now accepting applications from African Graduate Students and Mentors for land and resource governance research projects in select African countries USAID’s Global Development Lab is pleased to announce the Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Special Call for applications to support graduate students and their mentors interested in […]

Nexus Project Cluster – Two Internship Opportunities at UNU-FLORES

Intern — Partnerships and Liaison The Partnerships and Liaison Officer is vital for developing and maintaining UNU-FLORES’ relationships with local, national, and international organisations and government authorities and ministries, in order to ensure the timely and effective approval of proposals and agreements Responsibilities Under the overall authority of the Director of UNU-FLORES and under the […]

Call for abstract proposals for the 2020 ‘GWSI Paper Series’ on Water Security and Sustainable Development Goals.

Call for abstract proposals for the 2020 ‘GWSI Paper Series’ on Water Security and Sustainable Development Goals. IWRA is collaborating with UNESCO International Centre for Water Security and Sustainable Management (i-WSSM) and together inviting you to submit abstract proposals for the 2020 ‘GWSI Paper Series’ on Water Security and Sustainable Development Goals.  This year’s theme will focus on “The Role of […]

Call for the next cohort of the One Planet Fellowship

The call for the next cohort of the One Planet Fellowship is now open for applications and will close on March 31, 2020. The One Planet Fellowship seeks to build a vibrant, highly connected, and inter-generational network of African and European scientist leaders equipped to use a gender lens to help Africa’s smallholder farmers adapt to a […]

Publication: Resilient Food Systems 2018-2019 Annual Report

Over the past two years, the Resilient Food Systems (RFS) programme, one of the three Integrated Approach Pilots funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), has been committed to fostering sustainability and resilience for food security in sub-Saharan Africa. The programme consists of 12 country projects– Burkina Faso, Burundi, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Swaziland, […]