AU Presentation at the Alexandria Business Association

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On the 15 th of November 2015, the Alexandria University TriNex team, Prof Yehia Elshazly and Dr Dina Elgayar, submitted a presentation to the Alexandria Business Association (ABA)  in Alexandria ,Egypt, about the Knowledge triangle Water – Energy -Food Nexus in the presence of Prof A. Konsowa and some of the important figures in Alexandria , […]

Management Meeting at Cairo University

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On the 13th and 14th of May, 2015 the TriNex Consortium will hold a management meeting at Cairo University.  This management meeting will be to discuss the progress of the project to-date, to understand the future direction of the project, as well as to agree on some principles for moving forward with the TriNex platform. […]

World Water Day 2015

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According to the official site of UN-water, the World Water Day is marked on the 22nd of March every year. It’s a day to celebrate water and to make a difference for the members of the global population who suffer from water related problems. It’s a day to prepare for how to manage water in […]

Euro-Egyptian Energy Day

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On the 21st of November, 2014 the Euro-Egyptian Energy Day came together for its annual conference.  The purpose of the project is to engage with the Egyptian community and industry for achieving the highest levels of energy efficiency.   Major initiatives were discussed throughout the day such as the Egy-Sun initiative for combining efficient lighting use […]

OECD Global Forum on Environment: “New Perspectives on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus”

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The upcoming OECD Global Forum on Environment on the topic of “New Perspectives on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus” will be held on 27-28 November 2014 at the OECD headquarters in Paris. This Forum will provide a platform for senior policy experts, private sector leaders and government officials from OECD and Partner Countries to explore how countries can align policy goals to address […]

TriNex Management Meeting, 1 to 2 October 2014

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The first management meeting will be held at the Politecnico di Milano from 1 to 2 October 2014 to discuss the progress of the project. All partners are invited to present the results from the work packages they are leading. The discussions will mainly focus on the results of the needs analysis and the nation-wide […]

Food

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In the light of a growing global population food security is a central concern of national policies for the future. Feeding 7 billion people within the limits of scare water and energy resources presents a challenge that cannot be met by treating water, energy or food issues separately. This is why integrated action towards the […]

Energy

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Energy is needed for water pumping in irrigation, desalination, water treatment and water distribution. At the same time, water is an input for electricity generation through hydro and needed for cooling processes. The two are thus heavy consumers of each other. Similarly, food production consumes energy in the form of fertilizers, machine power but also […]