The EU-GCC Clean Energy Technology Network in association with the Middle East Desalination Research Center (MEDRC), the United Nations Regional Commission of Western Asia (UN ESCWA) and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands -UAE-, are organizing an online discussion entitled “The Water-Energy- Food (WEF) Nexus in the context of Sustainable Development and Climate Change: Challenges and initiatives” which will take place on 29 September 2020 at 2:00 pm GST, 12:00 pm CET.
The online workshop aims to achieve the following objectives:
• Build a common understanding of the WEF nexus as a key driver for sustainable develop-ment and actions for addressing climate change.
• Exchange information on the initiatives that have been developed in the region and inform about the lessons learnt and business models.
• Discuss opportunities for strengthening regional collaboration between national and regional initiatives in supporting the concrete implementation of the WEF nexus concept including capacity building and knowledge management initiatives.