WASAG – The Global Framework on Water Scarcity in Agriculture


15 September 2020 – Achieving food security remains a major challenge in the East Africa region. With increasing demand for food due to population growth and improvements in disposable income, the situation is expected to remain critical as the impact of climate change and unsustainable land and water management practices become more profound. The discourse on sustainable intensification practices to meet growing food demand has [...]

14 July 2020 – This webinar was organized by leading institutions on sustainable agricultural water use, including the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), the CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE), the World Bank, the African Union, Federal Office for Agriculture (FOAG), []

25-26 February 2020 - As part of the WASAG working group on Sustainable agriculture water use, the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari (CIHEAM) and the CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE) co-hosted a workshop under the theme of "Can Water Productivity Improvements Save Us from Global Water Scarcity?". This workshop was held at CIHEAM BARI in Valenzano (near Bari), Italy. [...

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