Observatories on Food, Water and/or Energy in the MPC area
15 March 2017

Observatories on Food, Water and/or Energy in the...

5TOI_4EWAS is updating the Catalogue of Mediterranean Partner Countries Observatories on food energy, water and transversal issues. The...
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...

News

Rural women in Morocco | Interview with Itto Zeidguy

Rural women in Morocco | Interview with Itto Zeidguy

The agricultural sector is one of the strategic drivers of Morocco’s economy, generating 40 percent...
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Conflicts and protracted crises hamper progress made to end hunger in the Near East and North Africa

Conflicts and protracted crises hamper progress made to end hunger in the Near East and North Africa

Food security and nutrition levels in the Near East and North Africa have sharply deteriorated over...
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Empowering women in the Atlas

"Empowering Women, Empowering Poverty Fighters." Empowering Women in the Atlas (EWA) is an...
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Celebrating women’s empowerment in agriculture and climate change in rural Jordan

Rural women in Jordan face challenges related to unemployment and political representation. Over...
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The Future of Agriculture in Egypt

Comparative Study of Organic and Conventional Food Production Systems in Egypt. Organic farming has...
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Morocco's clean energy, clear advantage

Africa has tremendous energy resources, yet 600 million people across the continent lack energy...
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Jordan can reduce agricultural water use by a third

Current crop production could be achieved with 30 per cent less use of agricultural water,...
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Arid land to a fertile Eden: permaculture lessons from Portugal

Tamera’s ecology experts transformed an area at risk of desertification – and say they can do the...
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Small-Scale Family Farming studies in the Near East and North Africa

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) published a comprehensive series...
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Cooperation centred on water, environment imperative for regional stability

Frontline states with Syria should find ways to engage in practical cooperation on essential issues...
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Algeria's Clean Energy: Huge Potential, Huge Ambition

Algeria is known for its oil and gas, but take a quick look at a world map, and you’ll see that its...
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Lebanon Spatial Platform

A National Development and Food Security Atlas. Lebanon Spatial analyzes food availability,...
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Could ancient seeds from the arctic ice be key to enhancing food security in Egypt?

On February 22 2017, The International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA)...
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Assessment identifies steps to mitigate wind farms’ risks to wildlife

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, on Thursday released...
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In the Mediterranean, no Climate-Smart Agriculture without Climate-Smart Policies

The transformation of agriculture in the Southern Mediterranean under the effects, which are...
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Accelerate MENA

What is Accelerate MENA? Accelerate MENA is an initiative to empower local innovators in the MENA...
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Egypt produces jet biofuel from jatropha

Researchers at Egypt’s National Research Centre have produced a biofuel suitable for aeroplanes...
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Mohammed VI Foundation saves Argan trees with solar energy

Mohammed VI Foundation for Research and Conservation of Argan trees was awarded lately at the COP22...
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Growing Food in the Algerian Desert

As the Global Festival of Ideas for Sustainable Development takes place in Bonn, Germany, this week...
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Morocco: Yassine Alj, energy entrepreneur

By the year 2020, Morocco aims to meet more than 40 per cent of its domestic energy needs from...
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Brachoua: the winning bet of permaculture

Three years ago, Had Brachoua, a small village of the outskirts of Rabat, was still suffering from...
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Rural Innovation and Digital Revolution in Agriculture

The CIHEAM Watch Letter n°38 in February 2017 on "Rural innovation and digital revolution in...
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