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The Water Food Energy Nexus

Author(s): FINDING SECURITY BY REVIEWING THE LITERATURE
World Water Congress 2015 Edinburgh Scotland
4. Key vulnerabilities and security risks
Author(s): SCOTT O. MCKENZIE

SCOTT O. MCKENZIE, PHD STUDENT,
UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA


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Abstract

Investigation of the conceptual change in water governance from Integrative Water Resource Management (IWRM) to the Water-Food-Energy
(WFE) nexus.Water Governance: Water is a connected resource, with linkages to a number of fields including “energy, trade, and agriculture,” necessitating a focus outside of the “water box.” “The nexus thinking and IWRM principles are aligned.” Exploring the subtle and nuanced changes

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