Regional Consultation on Innovation Strategies for Sustainable Development through Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Event Date: 
28 Jun 2017 to 29 Jun 2017
Event Location: 
United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC), Bangkok, Thailand
Events Description: 

 

APCTT in cooperation with Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research (TISTR) and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOST) of the Royal Thai Government organised a Regional Consultation on Innovation Strategies for Sustainable Development through Water-Energy-Food Nexus from 28-29 June 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand.This regional consultation strengthened the capacities of countries in the Asia-Pacific region to meet the developmental challenges related to water, energy and food security. In particular, this consultation focused on innovative policy mechanisms for managing these resources effectively to promote growth in developing countries in a way that is both socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable. APCTT facilitated sharing of experiences, best practices as well as lessons from unsuccessful initiatives towards addressing the key challenges involved in effective management of water-energy-food resources. The Consultative Meeting discussed and recommended relevant action plans and strategies for achieving the above objectives.

 

RELATED DOCUMENTS:

Programme and Concept Note

 

PRESENTATIONS:

Examples of WEF Nexus Approach from Different Regions of the World, Dr. P. Abdul Salam

Challenges on Water-Energy-Food Nexus by Regions, Aiko Endo

WEF Experiences and Best Practices from ASEAN and East Asia 2017, Venkatachalam Anbumozhi

A World of Silos - Formulating and implementing policies for the WEF nexus, Dr Arunabha Ghosh

Human-Environmental Security in Asia-Pacific Ring of Fire - Water-Energy-Food Nexus, Aiko Endo

Intergovernmental Networks for Collaboration in WEF 2017, Venkatachalam Anbumozhi

Fostering Innovation at the Water-Energy Food Nexus Challenges and opportunities, Satyabrata Sahu,

India’s Water-Energy-Food Climate Nexus - Can strategic emerge out of the chaotic?, Dr Arunabha Ghosh

Policies and Programmes related to Water-Energy-Food Nexus in China, Prof. Junguo Liu

Water Food Energy Nexus: Changing Scenarios in Recent Decades, Subimal Ghosh 

Water-Food-Energy Nexus: Policy Perspectives in Asia and the Pacific, Hongpeng Liu

Policy Formulation and Governance related to WEF in Philippines, Norbert G. Ambagan

Water-Energy-Food Foresight for Sustainable Economic Development and Eco-Resilience in asian Countries, Dr. Surachai Sathitkunarat

Policies and Programmes related to Water-Energy-Food for Red River and Mekong River Basins in Viet Nam, Le Van Chinh

WEF Nexus Approach in Malaysia, Ho Yun Shiang

Promoting Partnership among Key Stakeholders for WEF Nexus: TISTR Perspectives, Aparat Mahakhant

Technology Transfer Platforms and Mechanisms for Achieving SDGs 2, 6 & 7, Dr. Krishnan S. Raghavan

Innovation Strategies for Sustainable Development through Water-Energy-Food Nexus-Promoting Partnerships among Key Stakeholders for WEF Nexus, Pornsil  Patchrintanakul