Volume 3 | November 2019
November Newsletter
The Water-Energy-Food in Africa Initiative is excited to share with you updates on the current news and events, ways to get involved, and upcoming items to be on the lookout for
Member Registration and Collaborative Platform

If you have not yet done so, we highly encourage interested participants to join the WEF Nexus in Africa Initiative as a member of our website and the Collaborative Platform.
Featured News
SNIP: Chris Scott Seminar

On October 8th, Penn State hosted Christopher Scott for seminar titled: "Sustaining Groundwater Irrigation in Breadbasket Regions: A Water-Energy-Food Nexus Diagnostic Assessment"

Nexus Publication: Toward an Understanding of Synergies and Trade-Offs Between Water, Energy, and Food SDG Targets
This paper analyzes the interconnectedness of the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals and the Water-Energy-Food Nexus by specifically addressing the linkages between SDG 2 (Food), SDG 6 (Water) and SDG 7 (Energy).

Member Activity Updates
One Swallow Does Not Make a Summer: Siloes, Trade-Offs and Synergies in the Water-Energy-Food Nexus
Authors:  Matthew Kurian, Christopher Scott, V. Ratna Reddy, Graham Alabaster, Adelaide Nardocci, Kent Portney, Rizaldi Boer, Bryce Hannibal