13-24 Jul 2015: Course on Nexus & MuSIASEM at IAEN, Quito, Ecuador

On 13-24 July, IAEN will be hosting a Course on the Nexus Assessment and the MuSIASEM approach.

Dates: 13-24 July 2015 Location: IAEN, Quito, Ecuador More information: http://ceproec.iaen.edu.ec/curso-musiasem/ (in Spanish) Organizers: CEPROEC, Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales (IAEN), Ecuador LIPHE4 Scientific Association

This 10-day course, entitled Análisis del Nexo Entre el Uso del Suelo, el Agua, la Energía, los Alimentos, y la Población para el Diseño de Políticas Públicas, will take place at the Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales (IAEN), Quito, Ecuador. The course has three objectives: (1) demonstrating the need for a nexus analysis between land use, water, energy, food production and its relationship with population dynamics; (2) providing the basis of the Multi-scale Integrated Analysis of Societal and Ecosystem Metabolism (MuSIASEM) approach to carry out this type of analysis; (3) application of this knowledge to selected case studies to provide the student with the tools to develop new proposals for sustainable development. The course language is Spanish.

CEPROEC Course July 2015