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, […]

IWRA publishing opportunity for early-career professionals

IWRA publishing opportunity for early-career professionals IWRA is a non-profit, non-governmental, educational organization established in 1971. It provides a global, knowledge based forum for bridging disciplines and geographies by connecting professionals, students, individuals, corporations, and institutions who are concerned with the sustainable use of the world’s water resources. Announcement IWRA is pleased to announce a […]

Job Vacancies: Africa Minsters’ Council on Water (AMCOW)

Background AMCOW is an inter-governmental, Pan-African, non-budgetary institution working under the Specialized Technical Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Water and Environment of the African Union (AU), and provides political oversight on water resources and sanitation in Africa. AMCOW’s mission is to promote cooperation, security, social and economic development, and poverty alleviation among member states through […]

Nexus Publication: The Water-Food-Energy Nexus: Insights into resilient development

SAB Miller, & World Wildlife Fund. (2014). The Water-Food-Energy Nexus: Insights into resilient development. This collaborative report looks at 16 countries or states, comparing the ways in which their development patterns have managed their different mixes of resources and different capacities to make use of those resources. Executive Summary WWF and SABMiller have a shared […]