Clean water

Helge å Model Forest

Presentation held by Jan Lannér, Swedish Forest Agency, on the 23rd November 2016 at the event Putting Agenda 2030 into practice - how the landscape perspective can contribute.

Nexus 2015: Water, Food, Energy and Climate Conference

Photo courtesy Mohammad Afshar (CC BY-NC 2.0)

What is the Nexus? Global trends such as population growth and rising living standards are increasing the demand on water, food and energy and will have an impact on the sustainable use of natural resources. In addition, climate change will have a huge influence on water and food availability.

Gender, Water and Development – the Untapped Connection

Photo credit: Brett K via Flickr

From 7-11 July 2014, stakeholders from across the globe will gather in East London, South Africa, for the Gender, Water and Development Conference convened by the Water Research Commission to debate what challenges and successes have emerged in mainstreaming gender across water policy.

Extra Food Means Nothing to Stunted Kids With Bad Water

Aameena Mohammed gives her 20-month-old daughter Daslim Banu plenty to eat. The girl’s mother supplements breast milk with eggs, soup and rice to help her grow. The extra food doesn’t help. Daslim still weighs only as much as a healthy infant half her age.