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

How to be a rural woman and live to tell the tale!

How to be a rural woman and live to tell the tale!

It’s 5 o’clock and the alarm goes off. She has breakfast and, with the radio in the background, she...
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ICBA, AOAD partner to boost food security in Arab region

ICBA, AOAD partner to boost food security in Arab region

The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) and the Arab Organization for...
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New life for the Dead Sea

Israelis, Palestinians and Jordanians join to counter a regional water crisis and save the Dead Sea...
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Emerging Practices from Agricultural Water Management in Africa and the Near East

Thematic Workshop - CIHEAM Bari, Bari, Italy | 28-31 August 2017 The development of the water...
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Inside Morocco's renewable revolution

In taking on the role of a green leader among developing nations, Morocco struggles to balance its...
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FAO concludes social protection and agriculture e-learning series

The FAO Regional Initiative on Small-Scale Family Farming has just concluded the first ever e-...
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Climate change, gender, decision-making power, and migration into the Saiss region of Morocco

Studies on migration in the Middle East and North Africa region have so far focused on migration to...
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Power cuts in Lebanon could become a thing of the past thanks to this invention

When Antoine Saab made the decision to return to Lebanon in 2010 after several years in Canada and...
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Addressing transboundary cooperation in the Eastern Nile through the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Insights from an E-survey and Key Informant Interviews by IFPRI. This study - ​by Helen Berga,...
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Delivering food and water security in a Middle East in flux

Transferable lessons for Jordan and Palestine. The project will develop the idea of decoupling (ad...
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Jordan seeks to become an oasis of water-saving technology

As strains on the desert nation’s supply increase, scientists collaborate on projects to keep water...
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Why Arab world needs more young women scientists for food-secure future

As part of its capacity-building initiatives, ICBA works with different partners to empower women...
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Jordan faces likelihood of much more frequent long and severe droughts

Jordan is among the world’s most water-poor nations, and a new, comprehensive analysis of regional...
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Detectors in the dirt

“Agriculture consumes quite a high amount of water, of fresh water, and this is the target of this...
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Climate change may be Egypt’s biggest threat

Though international media coverage on Egypt often focuses on President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s...
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Desalination plant in Agadir to run entirely on green energy

96.5% of rural areas would have access to drinking water by the end of 2017, thanks to the...
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Water security and climate change: is the MENA region in the eye of the cyclone?

Water Security and Climate Change will be the focus of an important international Conference (WSCC...
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Egypt: green startups meet investors

Green Entrepreneurs Prove it at Egypreneur Club; Switching to environmentally-sustainable business...
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Making seawater into drinking water with the help of the sun

In Morocco, a big new solar-powered plant for turning seawater into drinking water is being built....
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Efforts to improve the poor water quality in Tunisia

Water quality in Tunisia has been a long-standing problem in the country located in the...
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Improving the health of livestock of smallholder farmers in the border areas of Jordan

Agriculture is an important part of the Jordanian national economy. The majority of the rural...
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International agreement on Egypt's participation in PRIMA

The European Union (EU) and Egypt have successfully concluded negotiations for an international...
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