food security

Jordan joins Mediterranean research effort to tackle water, food insecurity

Jordan joins Mediterranean research effort to tackle water, food insecurity

Jordan has become the 19th country to sign up to an international research effort to tackle water...
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Jordan’s youth use innovation to ensure national food security

Jordan’s youth use innovation to ensure national food security

“We are trying to create a real life ‘Farmville’ in Jordan to ensure food security for all,” said...
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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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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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Mideast: Growing Urbanisation Worsens Water Scarcity, Food Imports

Conflict and insecurity remain the key barriers to development progress in the Middle East and...
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How is Morocco contributing to achieve food security in Africa?

Food security has been a salient feature of Morocco’s cooperation in Africa as evidenced with the...
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Egypt: Space to grow

Fertile land is at a premium in Egypt. Reclaiming the desert is repeatedly proposed as the solution...
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Enhancing food security key to Morocco’s prospects in agriculture

Morocco is working to bolster agricultural sustainability by investing in irrigation and...
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Crop trade depletes global groundwater

The import and export of crops drawing on groundwater is threatening food and water security in the...
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Modernisation of Algerian agriculture to help achieve food security

Efforts to raise output and deepen modernisation in Algeria's agriculture sector are gaining...
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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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Food security in Lebanon

Lebanon is clubbed with middle range countries in food security. According to an ESCWA report, 49...
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