Conservation Training

Building US Food-Energy-Water Security Requires Avoiding Unintended Consequences for Ecosystems

January 30, 2024

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Madison, WI

Food-energy-water (FEW) systems are increasingly vulnerable to shocks, which underscores the importance of strengthening production systems during a time of rapid global change. However, the laws, regulations, and incentive programs that govern these sectors have been developed in separate silos, creating fragmented and lagged responses to previous crises, ineffective governance of FEW security, and unintended effects even when achieving policy goals.