Education and awareness

Education and training are essential for sustainable development, for fighting poverty and conserving natural and cultural heritage. MED-O-MED proposes setting up pedagogic programs and training schemes regarding biodiversity and landscape heritage conservation that improve the living standards of their beneficiaries.

  1. Animal rights

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    In Med‑O‑Med we are aware of the importance of fauna, not only as an element of our planet’s biodiversity, [...]

  2. We are reading a lecture at CONAMA 2016

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    We are glad to inform you that our paper “Med-O-Med Initiatives for a Clean, Sustainable and Low-carbon Future” has [...]

  3. The Climate Conscience Summit, in Fez

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    Last November 3rd, the Summit of Conscience preceding the COP22 (the United Nation’s Climate Change Conference) was held in [...]

  4. A short film about Med-O-Med and the concept of Nature in Islam

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    This short film about the international network of FUNCI, Med-O-Med, carried out in the frame of the “Summit of [...]

  5. Presentation in the JEB of the COP22 Summit of Conscience

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    This Monday, May 9th, 2016, was held the Summit of Conscience of the COP22 at the Botanic Garden of [...]

  6. “Voices of Water”, in the ebook “La Alpujarra, Cultural Landscape”

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    Sorry, this page is only available in Español. [...]

  7. New perspectives in Madinah Al Munawarah 2015

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    FUNCI traveled recently to Madinah Al Munawarah, in Saudi Arabia, with the exhibition “Gardens of Al-Andalus”. We had the [...]

  8. The exhibition ‘Gardens of Al-Andalus’ visits Kuwait

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    The exhibition ‘Gardens of Al-Andalus’ travels to Kuwait under the auspices of the Diwan Al-Amiri (the Palace of the [...]

  9. Media coverage of “Gardens of Al-Andalus” in Kuwait

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    On April 8th opened the exhibition “Gardens of Al-Andalus“. Its opening has had a very positive reception, having reached [...]

  10. 7th WEEC works have been published

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    The proceedings of the 7th World Congress on Environmental Education (WEEC, Marrakech, 9-14 June 2013) in which the Islamic [...]

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If you agree with Med-O-Med’s principles, share our goals, and want to join our community, you only need to fill in a simple form: click on REGISTER, at the top of the page to apply for membership. It is free, and will allow you to access exclusive content and share projects and ideas with other carefully vetted individuals and institutions. Members can also create their own blogs and contribute articles and academic research. Membership is subjected to approval by Med-O-Med’s admissions commitee.

Projects

MED-O-MED aspires to making the development of Islamic countries in these regions compatible with the preservation of their environment and heritage. It aims to set up projects involving maximum participation by regional social and public agents, with total respect for genetic sovereignty and the cultural identity of the local populations, all within an inter-cultural and a multi-disciplinary approach.

Countries »

This section, which will continue to grow as more research and projects are carried out in the future, contains practical information about Med-O-Med’s lines of work and the countries in the Mediterranean and the Middle East where the program develops its activities.

Library

Our library is a live repository where you can find scientific research and publications.