FAFS hosts the launch of the 2018 Global Food Policy Report: Food Security from Global to MENA
11 July 2018

Food Security from Global to MENA

Under its seminar series, the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences (FAFS), along with its Food Security Program, and in collaboration...
Pushing toward the integration of crop-livestock and conservation agriculture
22 June 2018

Pushing toward the integration of crop-livestock...

Reliance on crop residues to feed livestock has hindered the adoption of conservation agriculture. A modern farming town in northern...
Researchers see water at root of Tunisia’s inequality problem
08 June 2018

Researchers see water at root of Tunisia’s...

A couple of hours drive inland from the cosmopolitan capital of Tunis sits Medjez El Bab, a provincial town that has relied on income from...
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...

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Circular water economy introduced on Greek islands

Circular water economy introduced on Greek islands

On Thursday and Friday at Lavrio in Attica, 27 partners, including some leading European...
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Growing barley in the desert

Growing barley in the desert

When considering the need to develop agriculture in the world, to grow food for animals or people,...
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Researchers see water at root of Tunisia’s inequality problem

A couple of hours drive inland from the cosmopolitan capital of Tunis sits Medjez El Bab, a...
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Water policy and poverty reduction in rural area

A comparative economy wide analysis for Morocco and Tunisia. Morocco and Tunisia are considered...
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A sustainable water supply for Morocco's farmers bears fruit

As Youssef Jebha walks past the lush citrus groves surrounding the town of Guerdane in central...
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Egypt’s new solar power plant to train African scientists

The first training programme in the field of solar power for researchers from Africa and the Middle...
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The Soil Atlas of Africa

The Soil Atlas of Africa was a collaboration between the European Union, the African Union and the...
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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

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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