South African Water, Energy & Food Forum

From Nebulous to Nexus: Operationalising The Water, Energy & Food Security Response


30 july 2013 | Announcement

The third annual South African Water, Energy & Food Forum (SAWEF) takes place on July 30th 2013 at the Montecasino Ballroom. Followed by the inaugural SAWEF Awards Dinner that evening, where the SAWEF Leadership Award will be conferred and the Nedbank SAWEF Scholarship for Water-Energy-Food Nexus research will be awarded.

For the second year in a row, water crises were named among the top four global risks at the World Economic Forum. The SAWEF Forum brings you closer to understanding & managing dynamic risks posed by the water-energy-food nexus.

Have you read and, more importantly, do you fully understand the National Water Resource Strategy II?

Do you appreciate how the Catchment Management Agencies proposed within the national Water resource Strategy II will impact on your business’s bottom line?

Be part of the dialogue around the formation of the New Social Charter for Mining.

Share your voice in one trillion reasons to discuss South Africa’s nuclear build programme.

Thanks to the SAWEF, the Water-Energy-Food Nexus concept is starting to become embedded in the way we
view future challenges. Attention now shifts to understanding how best to manage the nexus challenges and steer your company through an increasingly resource constrained future.

Book early to secure your place and avoid missing out on acquiring critical knowledge and insight from leaders in the water, energy and agricultural spheres!


Download the pdf with information on the upcoming SAWEF event here.