Forum on Agriculture, Rural Development and Migration in the Mediterranean
14 May 2018

Forum on Agriculture, Rural Development and...

A better understanding of the drivers and impacts for forward-looking policies and programmes. International migration and its impacts on...
State of play on climate in the Mediterranean
04 May 2018

State of play on climate in the Mediterranean

2018 UfM Climate Week in Barcelona | 23-25 April 2018. The Mediterranean region is one of the world’s climate change hotspots where the...
Pledging conference for the Desalination Facility project for the Gaza strip
16 March 2018

Pledging conference for the Desalination Facility...

The European Commission and the Government of Palestine, in partnership with the Union for the Mediterranean, will host on 20 March, in...
Hope and solar power
26 January 2018

Hope and solar power

The future of energy Nothing grows here, 12 miles from the Nile. Yellow, flat, hot and barren, the desert stretches as far as the eye can...
smart use of water and best management practices for integrated agriculture-aquaculture farming systems
25 January 2018

Sharing innovative, water-saving agri-aquaculture...

Water scarcity is a pressing concern around much of the world, and particularly in the Near East and North Africa region. FAO has responded...

News

Increasing water and land productivities in Tunisia and Morocco

Increasing water and land productivities in Tunisia and Morocco

Nearly 80 percent of seasonal crop areas in the Near East and North Africa Region are rainfed, a...
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A greek innovation: gaiasense evolves

A greek innovation: gaiasense evolves

European Commission, Farm Europe and EU agricultural cooperatives’ representatives visited a...
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Sources of innovation in family olive farms

The case of Bejaia province in Algeria. This study - by Billal Maghni and Kamal Oukaci, University...
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Forum on Agriculture, Rural Development and Migration in the Mediterranean

A better understanding of the drivers and impacts for forward-looking policies and programmes....
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Climate change and the Lebanese economy

Interview with Julie Harb - Saint Joseph University (Lebanon), Institut de la Méditerranée and...
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Conserving traditional crop diversity and wild medicinal plants in Morocco

Morocco is a key producer of fruits and vegetables for global markets thanks to the government’s...
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Linking the Water-Energy-Food Nexus and Sustainable Development Indicators for the Mediterranean Region

Food production and water provision are are two urgent socio-economic and environmental issues in...
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Berytech organizes Euro-Med Innovation Day

Euro-Mediterranean and Lebanese innovators, researchers and stakeholders discuss challenges and...
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State of play on climate in the Mediterranean

2018 UfM Climate Week in Barcelona | 23-25 April 2018. The Mediterranean region is one of the world...
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Empowering rural women is key to ensuring food security

Story of Hanen Talbi, Sonia Mhamdi and Imen Chelbi. When approaching the small house, Hanen can be...
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Women in Aquaculture: Pavlina Pavlidou

The Fish Site interviews Pavlina Pavlidou, technical consultant for Selonda Aquaculture in Greece....
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Egyptian innovators design truck to tackle wheat losses

A truck designed locally to put an end to wheat losses during transport from fields to storage...
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IO Tree Wins Agrytech Hackathon 2018

Qualifies to participate in the Agrytech Program and receive up to US$100K in support and grants IO...
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Climate change and stability in North Africa

Climate change is expected to impact on drought, water supplies and food security which may affect...
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Women's informal groups and their impact on irrigated agriculture in Tunisia

In Tunisia although there is a feminization of agriculture, women are scarcely involved in...
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How one community in Jordan is raising women's voices - and ensuring clean water is not wasted

With the support of Global Affairs Canada, Oxfam is working with community members, partners, and...
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The biggest obstacle to deploying solar energy in Africa is skepticism in high places

Solar power is often touted as the obvious solution for the 600 million Africans who live without...
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Tilos island is getting ready to become 100 percent green

The innovative hybrid, renewable energy-based battery station and smart microgrid project for Greek...
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Climate change mitigation in Tunisia

Climate change has become a reality in Tunisia, which is struggling to cope with the problems of...
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Reducing industrial water consumption in Tunisia

Globally, industry is responsible for 22% of all water use. As more countries industrialize, demand...
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Cairo calls on Egyptian expats for water advice

Under the auspices of the Ministry of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs, the Luxor...
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Pledging conference for the Desalination Facility project for the Gaza strip

The European Commission and the Government of Palestine, in partnership with the Union for the...
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