News

Activities regarding nature conservation which take place in the countries of Islamic culture in the Mediterranean and the Middle East are not always widely recognized. This section collects news related to Med-O-Med’s lines of work from a variety of sources in order to bring useful and updated information to its community.

  1. Raising awareness environment contest in Gaza

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    The context is a creative and successful initiative launched by Gaza municipality for involving the population in environment preservation. [...]

  2. Lahcen Kabiri: The alarming situation of Moroccan oases

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    Lahcen Kabiri, one of our contributors within Med-O-Med Network and president of the AOFEP (Association Oasis Ferkla for the [...]

  3. The COP22 from an Islamic perspective

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    We are on the eve of the COP22 (Climate Change Summit), to be held this November in Marrakesh. It [...]

  4. Water Woes in Jordan

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    Stressing the Importance of water scarcity effects in MENA region for the upcoming COP 22
    Taking into account the [...]

  5. 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 [...]

  6. Climate change and migration crises

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    Behind each revolt and every immigration crisis  there is always, as noted by Vandana Shiva, social and economic causes.  [...]

  7. Qur’anic Botanical Garden in Doha, new Med-O-Med member

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    We are pleased to welcome Quranic Botanical Gardens as Med-O-Med member. The Quranic Botanical Garden in Doha, the first [...]

  8. 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 [...]

  9. Spanish enterprises for a sustainable manage of water

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

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

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

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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.

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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.

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