Stockholm International Water Institute

Type: Organization
Name: Stockholm International Water Institute
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Water: The Old but New Piece of the Energy Puzzle

Water and energy are inextricably linked. Water is required for the extraction, refinement, and production of energy resources and is essential for electric power generation—either as “fuel” in a hydropower system or for cooling purposes. [1]   Energy ... [Published Forbes.com - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Blog: Tackling the water-energy-food nexus without reinventing the wheel

13 October 2014 | News storyBy Beatrice Mosello . Does a shift in global policy debates toward the ‘water-energy-food security nexus’ – that is, looking at competition over natural resources to provide for these vital needs – translate into any real change ... [Published International Union for Conservation of Nature - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

OPINION: Tackling the water-energy-food nexus without reinventing the wheel

Does a shift in global policy debates toward the ‘water-energy-food security nexus’ – that is, looking at competition over natural resources to provide for these vital needs – translate into any real change in the way water is managed? Is the concept ... [Published Climate and Development Knowledge Network - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Advisor in Transboundary Water Management, Nile River Basin

(Full Time Consultant Contract, maximum 1 year) Project: The UNDP Shared Waters Partnership (SWP) programObjective: To support riparian efforts on shared waters and strengthen commitment to regional processes that advance cooperation in regions where ... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

International Conference on Sustainable Development in the Jordan Valley

In September 2012, the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) organized a seminar in Amman, Jordan as part of a three-year, EU-funded “SWIM-JR TransboundaryMaster Planning of the Lower Jordan River (LJR) Basin” project. The aim of theseminar ... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

3 PhD research positions available on Transboundary Water Cooperation

These three PhD positions will be recruited through Uppsala University, and will be part of the Research School of the UNESCO Category II International Centre for Water Cooperation. Deadline: Nov 3, 2014 . Uppsala University is an international research ... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Opportunity for PhD student positions with the UNESCO category 2 International Centre for Water Cooperation in Sweden

Applications are now open for three PhD positions at Uppsala University in Sweden. These positions are part of the Research School of the International Centre for Water Cooperation, a category 2 centre under the auspices of UNESCO.The overarching purpose ... [Published UNESCO - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Water: A Defining Issue for Post-2015

Aid , Asia-Pacific , Civil Society , Climate Change , Conferences , Democracy , Development & Aid , Economy & Trade , Editors' Choice , Energy , Environment , Food & Agriculture , Global Governance , Globalisation , Headlines , Health , Human Rights , ... [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Water Affairs on 2014 Stockholm World Water week

South Africans do the country proud at the Stockholm World Water week 201408 Sep 2014Professor John Briscoe, a native of South Africa originally from Brakpan, Ekurhuleni, is named the winner of the 2014 Stockholm Water Prize for his unparalleled contribution ... [Published South African Government - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Reflections on World Water Week

As the 24th annual World Water Week draws to a close, we take the opportunity to reflect on our own water conservation efforts. SOURCE: General Motors DESCRIPTION: Did you know that water scarcity is considered one of the top four global risks affecting ... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

World Water Week urges energy and water communities to work together

STOCKHOLM —The 2014 World Water Week , which began in Stockholm on Aug. 31 and will conclude on Sept. 5, featured a discussion urging energy and water communities to work together to face challenges and provide clean drinking water and energy to the world’s ... [Published Water Technology Online - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

2014 Is the Year of the Energy-Water Nexus

2014 Is the Year of the Energy-Water Nexus Posted: 03 Sep 2014 05:00 AM PDTHeld every year in Stockholm, Sweden, World Water Week is led by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and serves as a platform for over 200 collaborating organizations ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 03 2014]

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“The challenges are immense,” said Stockholm International Water Institute Executive Director of World Water Week, Torgny Holmgren. "With the global demand for water projected to grow by 55 percent between 2000 and 2050 and electricity demand expected to increase by 50 percent in the next two decades, there is an urgent need for a closer relationship between the energy and water communities, if we are to provide solutions for all [people] to prosper.”"
"This recognition reflects the work of our whole team over the past 22 years and is a tremendous honour for all of us here in Durban"

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Water: The Old but New Piece of the Energy Puzzle [Published Forbes.com - Oct 22 2014]
Blog: Tackling the water-energy-food nexus with... [Published International Union for Conservation of Nature - Oct 13 2014]
OPINION: Tackling the water-energy-food nexus w... [Published Climate and Development Knowledge Network - Oct 08 2014]
International Conference on Sustainable Develop... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Oct 02 2014]
Advisor in Transboundary Water Management, Nile... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Oct 02 2014]
3 PhD research positions available on Transboun... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Sep 28 2014]
Opportunity for PhD student positions with the ... [Published UNESCO - Sep 24 2014]
Water: A Defining Issue for Post-2015 [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 23 2014]
PepsiCo Unveils Hydro-BID, Releases Water Report [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 09 2014]
Water Affairs on 2014 Stockholm World Water week [Published South African Government - Sep 09 2014]
Reflections on World Water Week [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 08 2014]
World Water Week urges energy and water communi... [Published Water Technology Online - Sep 04 2014]
2014 Is the Year of the Energy-Water Nexus [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 03 2014]
Going forward, a look back [Published Harvard Gazette - May 29 2014]
"Most Progressive Water Utility in Africa" Wins... [Published PR Newswire - May 28 2014]
SIWI announces 2014 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate [Published Water Technology Online - Mar 26 2014]
Fact Sheet for Stockholm International Water In... [Published Able2Act - Aug 17 2006]
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International Conference on Sustainable Develop... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Oct 02 2014]
In September 2012, the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) organized a seminar in Amman, Jordan as part of a three-year, EU-funded “SWIM-JR TransboundaryMaster Planning of the Lower Jordan River (LJR) Basin” project. The aim of theseminar ...
Advisor in Transboundary Water Management, Nile... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Oct 02 2014]
(Full Time Consultant Contract, maximum 1 year) Project: The UNDP Shared Waters Partnership (SWP) programObjective: To support riparian efforts on shared waters and strengthen commitment to regional processes that advance cooperation in regions where ...
3 PhD research positions available on Transboun... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Sep 28 2014]
These three PhD positions will be recruited through Uppsala University, and will be part of the Research School of the UNESCO Category II International Centre for Water Cooperation. Deadline: Nov 3, 2014 . Uppsala University is an international research ...
PepsiCo Unveils Hydro-BID, Releases Water Report [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 09 2014]
The Inter-American Development Bank’s Hydro-BID tool forecasts water availability in Latin America and the Caribbean. SOURCE: PepsiCo DESCRIPTION: PepsiCo unveiled Hydro-BID, a ground-breaking data management and modeling tool developed in partnership ...
Reflections on World Water Week [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 08 2014]
As the 24th annual World Water Week draws to a close, we take the opportunity to reflect on our own water conservation efforts. SOURCE: General Motors DESCRIPTION: Did you know that water scarcity is considered one of the top four global risks affecting ...
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