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    Lessons on Innovation Platforms Captured in New Series of Briefs

    Announcements, Homepage Highlights, News, Publications, Working Papers and Reports February 13, 2014 at 05:00 Comments are Disabled

    Last year, twenty individuals met in Nairobi, Kenya and drew on their collective experiences to create 12 ‘practice briefs’ on innovation platforms in Africa. The briefs, which synthesize key learning and messages, are intended to help inform CGIAR and other research for development efforts on innovation platforms. The group developed […]

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    New CPWF-Andes Website on Benefit Sharing Mechanisms Launched

    Andes, Announcements, Basin, Homepage Highlights, News December 16, 2013 at 08:06 Comments are Disabled

    CPWF-Andes has recently launched a new website to help increase awareness and understanding of benefit-sharing mechanisms (BSM). The website provides information about the CPWF-Andes projects, an ever expanding resource library, as well as a learning center for those interested in implementing benefit-sharing mechanisms. It is available in Spanish and English. Benefit-sharing […]

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    2013 Yara Prize Honors FANRPAN CEO, Lindiwe Sibanda

    Announcements, News September 13, 2013 at 04:10 Comments are Disabled

    The Yara Prize 2013 was awarded to Dr. Lindiwe Majele Sibanda, CEO of the Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN), which hosts CPWF’s Limpopo Basin Development Challenge. Dr.  Sibanda is a co-winner of the award along with Nnaemeka Ikegwuonu, founder and CEO of the Smallholders Foundation in Nigeria. Lindiwe Majele […]

  • Call for Abstracts- Nexus 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference

    Announcements, News May 9, 2013 at 07:28 Comments are Disabled

    The Water Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will host the Nexus 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference on March 3-7. The Conference will bring together researchers and practitioners working in government, civil society and business, focusing on the nexus approach. Building on the Water, […]

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    Call for projects and ideas to be showcased at the World Water Week in Stockholm

    Announcements, News March 27, 2013 at 07:10 Comments are Disabled

    Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) is calling for ideas or projects to be showcased at Ideas’ Market that will be organised at the World Water Week. The Ideas Marketplace is an open platform dedicated to ideas and projects seeking funding and/or partnerships. The Ideas’ Marketplace will provide you with an opportunity […]

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    Posters for dialogue, messages for cooperation

    Announcements, Completed Research, Homepage Highlights, News, Phase 1, Research March 21, 2013 at 23:32 Comments are Disabled

    In honor of World Water Day, the CGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food has released a new series of posters. The CPWF Water Dialogue Poster Series derives key messages from work conducted from Phase 1 of the program (2003-2008) and presents them in striking visual cartoons. The posters are […]

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    Over 1200 CPWF Publications Now Available Online

    Announcements, Homepage Highlights, News, Publications December 17, 2012 at 07:30 Comments are Disabled

    More than 1200 resources from Phase 1 projects are now on our document repository, CG Space. These resources represent a substantial percentage of all CPWF outputs produced over the last ten years, now consolidated in one accessible location. This effort was accomplished in collaboration with the ILRI information services team.

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    New Film Explores What’s at Stake in the Mekong

    Announcements, Homepage Highlights, News November 21, 2012 at 08:34 Comments are Disabled

    What will hydropower development mean for the citizens of the Mekong River? A new film, ‘Mekong’, produced by Douglas Varchol and developed with support from CPWF as well as IUCN and Sida explores this question. The film examines the issues of hydropower development and its impact on Mekong citizens’ lives. […]

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    A Gender Transformative Approach in CPWF

    Announcements, Gender, News October 4, 2012 at 22:41 Comments are Disabled

    From theory to discourse, discourse to practice and practice to impact When the Swiss Development Corporation (SDC), a long-time CPWF partner, invited our program to present at its headquarters in September 2012 they made one particular request: they wanted to hear about CPWF’s ‘approach to gender’. SDC’s interest, one that […]

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    CPWF Project Leader Aditi Mukherji Wins Borlaug Field Award

    Announcements, Homepage Highlights, News September 12, 2012 at 02:50 Comments are Disabled

    IWMI senior researcher, Aditi Mukherji, who leads the CPWF-Ganges project on ‘water governance and community-based management’, was recently awarded the new Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application, Endowed by the Rockefeller Foundation.  Dr. Mukherji is being recognized for her pioneering work on groundwater irrigation for agriculture in India. When more […]