The MedSpring Narrative
18 July 2017

The MedSpring Narrative

In this animated infographic Claudio Bogliotti, project coodinator, described 4 years of MedSpring: impacts, results and data.  Presented...
4th MedSpring Annual Meeting and Finale Conference
25 May 2017

4th MedSpring Annual Meeting and Final Conference

4th Annual Meeting of the MedSpring General Assembly and Final Conference: “The MedSpring legacy for Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation on R...
The PRIMA initiative
11 May 2017

The PRIMA initiative

In recent years, the agricultural sector in the Mediterranean has been suffering from severe water shortages and decreasing crop yields....
MedSpring will participate in Seeds&Chips Global Food Innovation Summit
02 May 2017

MedSpring will participate in Seeds&Chips...

Follow-up of the 1st “Euro-MedHackathon on Eco-Efficiency in the Agro-Food Chain”.  Seeds&Chips Global Food Innovation Summit - May 8-...
Story of a trip to Jordan and Palestine
07 April 2017

Story of a trip to Jordan and Palestine

"This project will help us become a green campus" From 14 to 16 March 2017, the ENPI CBC Med Programme together with representatives of...

News

UfM-CIHEAM Renewed Partnership: Strengthening cooperation for a better resilience in the Mediterranean

UfM-CIHEAM Renewed Partnership: Strengthening cooperation for a better resilience in the Mediterranean

Barcelona, Spain, 10 July 2017 The Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM)...
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As water scarcity bites, farmers learn how to avoid a drier future

As water scarcity bites, farmers learn how to avoid a drier future

Farmers must resort to technology to cope with more arid conditions Maltese farmers recently took...
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The MedSpring Narrative

In this animated infographic Claudio Bogliotti, project coodinator, described 4 years of MedSpring...
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Egypt adopts river banks natural filtration technology to deliver drinking water at low cost

As Egypt continues to make every effort to improve the living conditions of its inhabitants and in...
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Lebanon will have 3 wind farms by 2020

Finally, for the first time in history, and many years too late, the Lebanese government will buy...
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Guerrilla gardeners fight hopelessness in Greece

As Greece flounders under debt and austerity, green-fingered activists are overtaking unused spaces...
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4th MedSpring Annual Meeting and Final Conference | Social media report

On July 6th and 7th MedSpring organized in Brussels a 2-days event, hosted by the European...
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FAO project: non-conventional water for sustainable integrated agri-aquaculture development

FAO starts a three-country project on the use of non-conventional water for sustainable integrated...
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The comparative analysis of Mediterranean coastal communities

The aim of this study is to promote cooperation and actions for the benefit of coastal communities...
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Climate change may make Middle East and North Africa uninhabitable

Rising sea levels, increasingly severe storms and deadly heat waves may imperil the region in...
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The White Olives of Malta

The white olive is just one of hundreds of varieties of the European olive (Olea europaea) found...
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EBRD provides a €120 million loan to the Morocco Saïss Water Conservation Project

Strengthening climate resilience of Moroccan agriculture. The EBRD is providing a €120 million loan...
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Morocco and IEA sign three-year work programme

Morocco became the first country in the Middle East and North Africa to join the IEA’s Association...
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Tilos, Greece: the first island in the Med to run entirely on wind and solar power

Tiny Tilos, in the Dodecanese, is a pioneering nature reserve. Now, Greece’s ‘green island’ is set...
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New pioneering partnership of 19 countries to tackle water and food shortages

A new Partnership on Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA) will soon start to...
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The MedSpring legacy for Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation on R&I | Livestreaming

MedSpring Final Conference | Brussels, 7th July 2017 The event aims at presenting the activities...
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Water-Energy-Climate Nexus in Jordan

Jordan is the world ́s second most water-scarce country. Energy consumption accounts for around 73...
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Green energy for the people of Lebanon

ME Green’s four founders—Wajdi Habib, Lara El Khoury, Philippe El Khoury, and Thierry Laulom—are...
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Energy perspectives for Egypt

While many countries across the world are grappling with the twin problems of a growing population...
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Economic downturn spurs return to family farms

In the face of economic hardships, many young Greeks return to work the family olive groves that...
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Egypt food security in wake of climate change and water scarcity

Egypt has relied on the Nile, the world’s longest river, as the main source of fresh water, since...
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Pollution, desertification and women’s rights linked

Pollution and desertification have a disproportionate impact on women and children, the Sisterhood...
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