New winds blowing over the south Mediterranean
16 February 2017

New winds blowing over the south Mediterranean

Wind capacity in the Middle East and Africa region is expected to grow by an average of 21.7% between 2016 and 2025. This equates to...
Study on the cooperation between higher education institutions and public and private organizations in Mediterranean Countries
09 February 2017

Study on the cooperation between higher education...

5toi_4EWAS has launched a study on cooperation between University, higher education institutions and public and private organizations....
FAO and CIHEAM discuss key report in Paris
31 January 2017

FAO and CIHEAM discuss key report in Paris

"Zero waste in the Mediterranean: Natural, food and knowledge resources." Co-produced by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the...
1st Euro-MedHackathon: Eco-Efficiency in the Agro-Food Chain | Presentations
11 January 2017

1st Euro-MedHackathon: Eco-Efficiency in the Agro...

The “1st Euro-MedHckathon: Eco-Efficiency in the Agro-Food Chain” took place in Amman (Jordan) from 14th to 15th December 2016. The 2-day...
The Challenges of Climate Change in the Mediterranean
09 January 2017

The Challenges of Climate Change in the...

Taking the environment into account in economic and political decisions, in particular considering the development of renewable energies,...

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Improving the Early Warning System for Lebanese agriculture

Improving the Early Warning System for Lebanese agriculture

A new Early Warning System (EWS) to optimize irrigation and water management in Lebanese...
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Morocco to Play Key Role in Africa’s Access to Water and Sanitation

Morocco to Play Key Role in Africa’s Access to Water and Sanitation

The African Water Association (AAE) conference, entitled “Water and Sanitation in Africa:...
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Agriculture: A Dangerous Bacterium Threatens Morocco

Although Xylella Fastidiosa has not affected Morocco, the bacterium poses a great threat to 350...
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Project in Greece Converts Olive Cultivation Into a Climate Management Too

For four years, the oLIVE CLIMA Project in Greece has tackled challenges posed by climate change in...
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Now blooming in the desert: Morocco's grand dream of energy independence

The Moroccan city of Ouarzazate sits on a dusty, red-earth plateau where the Atlas Mountains begin...
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Morocco’s Solar Energy Future

Morocco has begun to invest in solar energy, utilizing the abundance of sources of natural energy...
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Impact Evaluation of Sustainable Land Management in Tunisia

The Efficiency of GIS and Remote Sensing Data. The challenge of land degradation is particularly...
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Losing ground in a warmer world

Transformational change is needed to solve crises in the vital global commons resources of fertile...
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Agents of Change in Capacity Development for Agricultural Innovation: The Value of Facilitators

Webinar date: 1 March 2017  | Time: 14:00 Rome time Duration: 1.5 hours max. As one in a series of...
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Planning for Solar and Wind

Spurred by ambitious national commitments, international agreements and rapid technological...
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Dying of thirst: The Levant’s water worries

Water is the cornerstone of human life. But what happens when the demand for water increases faster...
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New winds blowing over the south Mediterranean

Wind capacity in the Middle East and Africa region is expected to grow by an average of 21.7%...
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Jordan’s clean energy sector attracts global investments

"About 1,335 megawatts of wind and solar projects are currently under development in Jordan; 400...
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Sustainable development of solar energy

The promulgation of legislation facilitating investment in renewable sources of energy, together...
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Renewable energy production boosts hope for job creation in Egypt

How an ILO pilot project that produces biogas in two Egyptian villages is creating jobs and...
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Accelerating Sustainable Development Toward 2030 | Insights from Morocco

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in U.N. Resolution seeks an encouraging level of...
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Jordan resorts to cloud seeding tech for water

Environment-friendly technology set to narrow the gap between water demand and availability. The...
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EBRD funds 42 water projects in Egypt

Raising awareness is indispensable to prove water's worth, says water ethics director Hossam El-...
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"Water scarcity, urban expansion among challenges to Kingdom’s food security"

Jordan imports food products worth $3.8 billion annually, in addition to wheat products not...
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'This is possible. We did it': the week Portugal ran on renewables

Campaigners say the 107 hours when the country was powered by wind, sun and water show they can...
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Organic farming in the fertile valley of Adonis

The fertile valley of Adonis, fed by the Ibrahim River (Nahr Ibrahim) is home to some of Lebanon’s...
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Egypt’s organic products mainly for export, not local market

Organic products produced locally unattractive to majority of consumers due to high prices, say...
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