Research

Conservation of biodiversity today is only possible through the active involvement of the rural population. MED-O-MED aims to help improve standards of living for the peoples of the Mediterranean and the Middle East by setting up projects for participation at grass-roots level, thus guaranteeing respect for nature and for local societies and their way of life.

  1. Eco mosques

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    Numerous mosques throughout the world have added to energy efficiency, water saving and bioclimatic construction. Therefore, the mosques are [...]

  2. Around 10,500 years ago agriculture began in Syria

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  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. 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.  [...]

  5. Spanish enterprises for a sustainable manage of water

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  6. Aragon defends the Food Sovereignty

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  7. 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 [...]

  8. 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 [...]

  9. Food Security through in the World, in 2015

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  10. The forests in the Green Economy in North Africa and the Middle East

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    Today, we publish this interesting article which investigates and proposes challenges and solutions aimed to enhance the role of [...]

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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.