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26/06/2018 - Food-Water-Energy Nexus Workshop at Newnham College, Cambridge.

 

Food-Water-Energy Nexus Workshop

Newnham College, Cambridge, UK

26th of June 2018, 09.00 – 19.00 hrs.

 

9:00 – 9:30 Registration.

9:30 – 10:40 Introduction to the Food-Water-Energy Nexus and the BRIDGE Project 

    • 10:20 – 10:40 - Eliot Whittington, CISL, University of Cambridge.
      Introduction to the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership

10:40 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 12:15 Assessing Nexus complexities throughout policy analysis and sectoral modelling 

    • 11:00 – 11:25 - Dr Maria Augusta Paim, C-EENRG, University of Cambridge.
      Hydrological risk in Brazil and diversification of the electricity mix.
    • 11:25 – 11:50 - Dr Neil Edwards, Open University.
      Climate and biodiversity modelling in South America.

12:15 – 13:20 Lunch

13:20 – 15:20 Food security in a complex Nexus network

15:20 – 15:40 Coffee break

15:40 – 17:40 Nexus networks and stakeholders beyond academia. Linking the Food-Water-Energy Network and sustainable development 

    • 17.10 – 17.40 - Benny Dembitzer, Managing Director of Grassroots Africa.
      The Death of Empathy.

17:40 – 18:00 Closing remarks

 

 

 

 

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