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 […]

Internship Opportunities: Three open summer internship positions with GWP in Stockholm

Dates: Flexible start date mid-May-June, 3 months extendable up to 6 months Location: Stockholm, Sweden Apply by: 26 April 2020 through COVID-19 note: the Internship is based at the GWP Global Secretariat in Stockholm, Sweden. However, due to the current uncertain circumstances globally, amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the nature of the internship may be altered. […]

Open Position: Food-Energy-Water Systems Analysis (Year-round) Graduate Student Intern

Location: Golden, Colorado, USA Position type: Intern (fixed term) Hours per week: 40 Job Description A graduate student internship position is available in the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s (NREL) Strategic Energy Analysis Center. NREL is the nation’s primary laboratory for research, development and deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. The opening is for […]

Call for Abstracts: 3rd WaterEnergyNEXUS Conference

For full details and to submit abstract/register please visit 2020 WATERENERGYNEXUS Submission Details Deadline: 20 May 2020 WaterEnergyNEXUS invites submissions of abstracts (max. 500 words) for contributed oral (onsite or online) and e-poster presentations at the 3rd International WaterEnergyNEXUS Conference. Join experts from around the world to network, explore and discuss cutting edge issues related to Water&Energy. […]

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, […]