Land & Water

WASAG has been designed to bring together key players across the globe and across sectors to tackle the collective challenge of using water better in agriculture to ensure food security for all. It is an initiative for partners from all fields and backgrounds to collaborate in supporting countries and stakeholders in their commitments and plans related to the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, the Paris Climate Agreement (including implementing nationally determined contributions) and other plans and programmes related to agriculture and water.

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Workshop : Can Water Productivity Improvements Save Us from Global Water Scarcity?

As part of the WASAG Working Group on Sustainable Agriculture Water Use, CIHEAM and WLE will co-host a workshop under the theme of “Can Water Productivity Improvements Save Us from Global Water Scarcity?”. This workshop will be held on February 25-26 at CIHEAM BARI in Valenzano (near Bari), Italy. Read more.

“WASAG is committed to achieving food security and improved nutrition for all by adapting agricultural and food systems in conditions of increasing water scarcity in a changing climate. As a first step, by 2020, we shall deliver concrete outcomes towards that goal through our partner-led Working Groups, and from there take new steps, with more partners, to address the water scarcity challenge."  

Torkil Jønch Clausen, Chair of WASAG