Partnerships for improving water and energy access, efficiency and sustainability
Partnerships for improving water and energy access, efficiency and sustainability. UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication, with United Nations University and United Nations Industrial Development Organization, 2014, 56 p.
This report brings together outputs from the UN-Water Zaragoza Conference 2014, summarising contributions from different UN agencies and programmes, more than 120 experts, representatives of international companies in the water and energy sector, governmental and non-governmental organisations. An introduction provides insight into the interlinkages between water and energy and the prospects for a sustainable future. The report then examines the future of the water-energy nexus and partnership under 6 key headings: The UN and the Water-Energy Nexus; Water and Energy Scenarios and Challenges; The Water and Energy Nexus: Opportunities and Choices; Making the Case for Partnerships; Building Partnerships-partnerships in practice; and Key Lessons on Partnerships (© UNDCWS)