The Water-Energy-Food Nexus

8 Pages Posted: 31 Jul 2015

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Isabella Alloisio

Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM)

Date Written: July 30, 2015

Abstract

The Water-Energy-Food Nexus (WEF Nexus) addresses the interrelated nature of our global natural resource systems. This reflection aims to better understand the interactions between the natural environment and human activities, and to suggest a more coordinated management and use of natural resources. A set of solutions are proposed and some best practices at the international level on the coordinated use of water and energy are presented.

Keywords: WEF Nexus, Integrated Resource Management, Water and Energy Security

JEL Classification: Q24, Q25, Q28, Q40, Q42, Q48

Suggested Citation

Alloisio, Isabella, The Water-Energy-Food Nexus (July 30, 2015). Review of Environment, Energy and Economics (Re3), July 2015, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2637857

Isabella Alloisio (Contact Author)

Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) ( email )

C.so Magenta 63
Milano, 20123
Italy

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