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. 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 [...]

  2. Morocco inaugurates the largest solar complex in the world

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    Morocco has the ambitious commitment to reduce drastically carbon dioxide emissions and its current 94% dependence on fossil fuels [...]

  3. Food Security through in the World, in 2015

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

  4. 12 Med-O-Med destinations of Eco-Tourism

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    As a result of the evaluation of experts in a  meeting held in Malaga at the Centre for Mediterranean [...]

  5. 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 [...]

  6. Save the centenary olive trees from pillaging

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    The Olive tree is one of the oldest living beings on the planet and our valuable natural heritage that [...]

  7. Rabat Botanic Garden commemorates its 2nd Anniversary

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    On July 24th 2015, the Botanic Garden in Rabat will have its second year Doors Open Day commemorating the [...]

  8. The “Drinkable Book” holds promise of safe water

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    It is called The Drinkable Book. [...] Its pages are made from technologically advanced filter paper made of nanoparticles of

  9. FUNCI participated in the IV Hispanic-Arab Gardening Encounter

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    FUNCI participated as a cooperating oranization in the IV edition of the Hispanic-Arabic Gardening International Conference, which took place [...]

  10. Course, Almunias of the Islamic West: Rest and Production

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    The Islamic Culture Foundation (FUNCI) sponsors the course “Almunias del Occidente Islámico: Solaz y Producción” (Almunias of the Islamic [...]

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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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