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. 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 [...]

  2. Spanish enterprises for a sustainable manage of water

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

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

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

  4. Arabian sand cat spotted after 10 years’ disappearance

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    By Natasha Khaleeq
    New Scientist, 9 August 2016
    Species: Arabian sand cat (Felis margarita harrisoni) [...]
    Habitat: Deserts of Arabia,

  5. 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 [...]

  6. Aragon defends the Food Sovereignty

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

  7. Forest Communicators Network in the Mediterranean and Near East

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    Over 30 participants from 10 countries including Egypt, France, Iran, Jordan, Spain, Tunisia, Morocco, Algeria, Lebanon and Turkey attended [...]

  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. The living farming heritage of the Dílar River in Granada

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    The last issue of ‘e-rph‘ – Electronic Journal of Historical Heritage (in Spanish language) – includes a precise study [...]

  10. Investing ethically in the Middle East

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    With several of the Middle East’s city-states becoming some of the world’s richest locations, it’s little surprise that an [...]

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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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