The Water-Food-Energy (WEF) Nexus approach in Africa is facilitating better interactions and synergies between the water, food, and energy sectors in order to unlock and optimize development potential for economic growth and transformation in Africa. The session will focus on sharing experience and lessons from some of the WEF Nexus initiatives in the African continent, especially focusing on the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and the Niger Basin in West Africa sub-regions.
"Southern African Development Community (SADC)
• Phera Ramoeli, Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), Botswana
• Kidanemariam Jembere, GWP-Africa Coordination Unit, South Africa
• Tom Ogol, Stockholm Environment Institute, Kenya
• Claudio Bacigalupi, European Commission-DEVCO, Brussels