This poster provides at-a-glance information denoting conditions in each of 11 Southern African countries (South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe), and illustrates initiatives un
Training materials-Published date2012
Journal articlesWater ENERGY RENEWABLE ENERGY Climate change CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION Capacity building
Barriers to the integration of the water-energy nexus in policy and practice in Southern Africa and future research opportunities
Conventional energy generation is a fundamental cause for competing demands on natural resources of both water and energy sectors, and is a significant contributor to anthropogenic climate change.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 05:00
Water-energy nexus in the context of climate change in the Southern African region : initial research findings
This paper outlines research in the area of water and energy supply in Southern African countries: South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 05:00
The Mantaro Valley in central Peru is home to more than half a million people whose livelihoods depend on agricultural activities. Most vegetables and grains consumed in Lima are produced in the valley through rain-fed small-scale agriculture.
About 75% of the Latin American population now lives in urban areas. Since 1986 urban poverty has been on the increase and there are more urban than rural poor, a trend that is already affecting food security and availability.