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September 2020

Conference on Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems (WEFE) Nexus scientific advances in the Mediterranean region

September 22, 2020 - September 23, 2020

*COVID 19 event changes: due to the coronavirus crisis, the conference has been postponed to May 2021 - a new date will be communicated in due course* The 2020 WEFE Nexus Science Advances Conference is organised by the Joint Research Centre (JRC), the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), the Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA) and the Cyprus Institute to address the role of science as a driver of innovation and its interface with the policymaking…

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Join the WE4F Regional Innovation Hub Virtual Kickoff Calls

September 28, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - September 29, 2020 @ 1:00 pm

Starting September 28th, WE4F’s Regional Innovation Hubs (RIHs) will host four virtual kick-offs.  The hubs work with innovators, investors, and other partners to provide technical and/or financial assistance, improve enabling environments, and develop other regional activities. Each RIH will discuss the countries they cover, their operations, and what comes next. earn more about each hub and find out how to become a partner here.

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October 2020

Club of Rome Global Youth Summit 2020

October 3, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - October 7, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Global Youth Summit & Engagement Program Applications and Nominations are open for participants It is undeniable that we are in the midst of an unprecedented time in global history. Our planetary boundaries are approaching and, in some cases, surpassed their limits, global economic and financial systems are no longer accessible for many, and the polarization of our political systems is creating mistrust in our governments as a functional avenue to avoid these wicked and intertwined problems that are putting our…

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WaterNet/WARFSA/GWP-SA Symposium

October 28, 2020 - October 30, 2020
Elephant Hills Resort Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe + Google Map

Details Call for abstracts here For more information and to register visit website here About The WaterNet/WARFSA/GWP-SA Symposia have been held annually in the Eastern and Southern African region for the past 20 years. The Symposium promotes interaction among policymakers, academics, practitioners from water and related sectors, and cooperating partners. Together, they identify regional issues, gaps and priorities that require further research and support. Great emphasis will be placed on integration of knowledge, particularly involving scholars from the natural, medical and…

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Integrated Water Resources Management for Sustainable Development in Eastern and Southern Africa

October 28, 2020 @ 12:00 am - October 30, 2020 @ 11:59 pm

The 21st WaterNet/WARFSA/GWP-SA Symposium will be held online, from the 28th – 30th October 2020 under the theme Integrated Water Resources Management for Sustainable Development in East and Southern Africa. Click here to view the agenda. The Symposia have been held annually in the Eastern and Southern African regions for the past 20 years to promote interaction among policymakers, academics, practitioners from water and related sectors, and cooperating partners. Together, they identify regional issues, gaps and priorities that require further research and support. Great…

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November 2020

3rd SADC Groundwater Conference

November 9, 2020 - November 11, 2020

About THEME: Enhancing Water and Food Security through Sustainable Groundwater Development in the SADC Region. BACKGROUND: Parts of Sub Saharan Africa makes little use of its groundwater resources, which contributes only 1% of total renewable water resource withdrawals for agriculture. Projected and continuing changes to the amount, intensity and predictability of rainfall in much of Southern Africa will lead to changes in the way the region views its groundwater resources. Increasing water scarcity will be particularly difficult for smallholder farmers…

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December 2020

The 3rd WaterEnergyNEXUS Conference

December 1, 2020 - December 5, 2020

About The WaterEnergyNEXUS is one of the most important and priority issue to be resolved for both current and next generations. The University of Sfax (Tunisia) in cooperation with Sanitary Environmental Engineering Division (SEED) of the University of Salerno (Italy), Advanced Institute of Water Industry at Kyungpook National University (Korea) and with The Energy and Resources Institute, TERI (India) is organizing the third edition of WaterEnergyNEXUS conference, that will be held in the island of Djerba (Tunisia) on 1-5 December 2020. The…

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UN SDG 7 and 13 – Addressing Your Organization’s Next Steps for Clean Energy and Climate Action

December 16, 2020

About this event Many organizations face a complex array of challenges related to the environmental impact of their operations, especially as it relates to energy and climate risk. Increasing regulatory requirements and increasing financial, customer and shareholder demands present both risks and opportunities for organizational resilience, brand reputation, commercial strategy and operational practices. Faced with energy constraints and the evolving effects of climate risks, resilient businesses account for, and improve upon, their environmental and energy impacts in a way that…

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Future-Proofing Africa’s Livestock Sector Policies: Lessons from African Countries and the COVID-19 Pandemic.

December 17, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Innovative ideas revolving around agri-tech, mechanization, food systems, healthy diets, and sustainable livestock in adjustment to the COVID19 pandemic. A panel of idealists, educators, and innovators discuss how to improve some of the greatest challenges pressing on African food systems as a result of the pandemic. Click here to check out this event!

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The Keys to Process Sustainability

December 27, 2020

Understanding, evaluating, and progressing a sustainable life is difficult but vital. This webinar by Oliver Wight outlines the keys to sustainability, which is described as a self-perpetuating cycle, not only how to maintain this cycle by to continually build and improve sustainable results. Click here to watch the Webinar!

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