The Nexus between Energy, Food, Land Use, and Water
Application of a Multi-Scale Integrated Approach


  • The Nexus Assessment Project was commissioned by the Energy Team of the Climate, Energy and Tenure Division (NRC) of the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO)

    and sponsored by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ).

Jesus Ramos Martin

Jesus Ramos Martin

Jesús is an ecological economist with research interests in the field of economic development from a biophysical point of view, by applying concepts from energy analysis, thermodynamics and complex systems theory. He also has expertise in ecotourism, societal metabolism, integrated environmental assessment, and social multi-criteria evaluation. He is vice president of LIPHE4 and assistant professor at the Department of Economics and Economic History and researcher at the Institute of Environmental Science and Technology at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.