WATER ACADEMY SRD Foundation and CIHEAM Bari, in partnership with the private company Irritec S.p.A., organize the COP26 Initiative “Youth 4 Climate” on “Water Security and Food Security nexus: the Challenge of Climate Change”, on 15th September 2021 in Bari (Italy).
The event will focus on the importance to root and diffuse a New Culture of Water at the international level in the Didactic Curricula. This will strengthen the engagement of young generation to better comprehend and consequently face the severe changes impose by Climate Changes in Water Access and Water for Life policies when dealing with the strategic issue of the nexus Water Security/Food Security.
The presence of relevant personalities from Multilateral Institutions, Research Centers, Universities and Private sector allows a fruitful and positive debate and confrontation on the urgent need to find appropriate solutions to tackle this epochal challenge. Considering that agriculture is the human activity that consumes the highest percentage of fresh water, it represents the core of the defiance.