Resilience Meets the Water–Energy–Food Nexus: Mapping the Research Landscape

The importance of resilience thinking is increasing with the increase in challenges of the 21st century. A review of past literature suggested that water, energy, and food systems are all linked together and can contribute effectively to these current increasing pressures, which further demanded a need to understand and manage the water-energy-food (WEF) nexus simultaneously. […]

Call For Manuscript for Research Topic”Water-Energy-Food-Health Solutions & Innovations for Low-Carbon, Climate-Resilient Drylands”; cross-listed in Frontiers in Environmental Science, Earth Science, Ecology and Evolution; and Sustainable Food Systems

Submission Deadlines Abstract- 30 April 2021 Manuscript- 31 August 2021 Description of Research Topic Primary resources gaps facing dryland, including access to water, food, energy, nutrition, and health care, are expected to increase with demographic, political, and climatic changes. These highly interlinked primary resources carry high risk and vulnerability. Disentangling these to better understand the […]

Call for Manuscript for Research topic “Water-Energy-Food Nexus: Towards Knowledge Synthesis, Action Prioritization, and Revitalization of Security Debates” in Frontiers in Water

Manuscript Deadline: June 24, 2021 Description of Research Topic This Research Topic is part of a series celebrating 10 years of Water-Food-Energy (WEF) Nexus research and implementation. You can view the other collections in the series here: Advances in W-E-F Nexus Approaches from the Global South: from Theory to Practice Impact of Climate Variability and Change […]

Job offer // Intern in the field of water, energy, and food security in fragile contexts in West Africa

GIZ in Eschborn, Germany, is looking for a full-time intern speaking fluent English and French to support the project “Improving climate security and resilience in a fragile context through the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus – FREXUS”, which aims to improve security and climate resilience in fragile contexts by promoting the sustainable management of resources. The main tasks […]

PhD opportunity in policy analysis and stakeholder involvement

Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our ultimate goal is to conduct education and research of the highest quality and relevance to make a long-term difference in society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. […]

International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) 2021 Call for Abstract

The Global Association of Master’s in Development Practice Programs (MDP), in collaboration with the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), will hold the Ninth Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) on 20-21 September 2021 virtually. If you would like to present at the conference, you must submit an abstract as directed below. The conference is also open to observers (i.e. […]

Webinar // Food-Water-Energy: Nexus approaches for sustainable development and improved living standards

This webinar is one of a series organized by ENRICH in LAC and JPI Urban Europe on sustainable urbanization. The aim of this workshop series is to facilitate an exchange of knowledge and experiences between some Latin American countries and Europe. The webinar will build upon previously organized events in the series on Positive Energy […]

Internship opportunity in the field of water, energy, and food security in fragile contexts in West Africa

The GIZ in Eschborn, Germany is seeking a full-time intern fluent in both English and French to support the project “Improving security and climate resilience in a fragile context through the WEF Nexus – FREXUS”, which aims at improving security and climate resilience in fragile contexts by fostering sustainable resource management. The main tasks of […]