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 will organise 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 will strengthen 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 will focus 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. It is envisaged that APCTT would facilitate 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 would discuss and recommend relevant action plans and strategies for achieving the above objectives.

 

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