World Bank Group Climate Change Action Plan
Apr 26, 2016 / Library
Climate change threatens to drive 100 million more people into poverty in the next 15 years. The World Bank Group adopted a new Climate Change Action Plan that will help developing countries address this challenge and meet their COP21 climate commitments. Discover how the plan will support countries to identify green transport solutions, develop...
[Regional workshop] “Tourism and Sustainable Development” - Concept Note
[Regional workshop] “Tourism and Sustainable Development”
Mar 15, 2016 / Highlight
The French Development Agency (AFD - Agence Française de Développement) and Plan Bleu (UNEP/MAP Regional Activity Centre) host in Marseille a workshop on the contribution of tourism to a sustainable and inclusive development, gathering partners of the two institutions, as well as decisions-makers, tourism operators, researchers and...
Does the COP 21 Paris Agreement Remedy Climate Injustice?
Feb 26, 2016 / Blog entry
Currently, climate change is no longer the subject of debate. In objective terms, although the North bears responsibility, the Southern countries are largely the ones feeling the effects. Did the COP 21 lessen this imbalance?
Climate Negotiations until the COP 21—A Historical...
Renewable Energy Export-Import: a Win-Win for the EU and North Africa
Jan 12, 2016 / Blog entry
Over the past several years much has been written about the significant potential for solar energy generation in the Middle East and North Africa, where there is no shortage of sunshine. The International Energy Agency estimated that the potential from concentrated solar power technology alone could amount to 100 times the electricity demand of...
Just across the Mediterranean – The Transition from COP21 to COP22
Jan 06, 2016 / Blog entry
France has just hosted COP21 to a very successful conclusion: the 2015 Paris Agreement. This achieved consensus among 196 countries on the most complex and challenging global issue of our time – climate change. It reconciled the widely different perspectives and interests of developing and developed countries, the North-South divide which has been...
De l’ambition urbaine a la realite operationnelle du projet
Mécanismes financiers décentralisés pour l’amélioration de quartiers précaires
Innovative Urban Projects and New Business Models
Retour d’expériences sur l’intégration de la mixité à l’échelle des opérations d’aménagement
La Régie de données, un chainon manquant
Le « making of » de la genèse d’un quartier
Réseau des opérateurs et aménageurs de la ville durable en Méditerranée
La SERM et la SAAM, aménageurs de la Ville et de Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole
Linking Urban Upgrading and Led in 4 of Cairo’s Unplanned Areas
The Challenge of New Urban Fabric Facing Planners
Network of Mediterranean Planners, 2015 Annual Conference
Beyond Organization, the Eco-neighborhood of the Union
L'Incubateur de la Ville durable (IVD)
Building the Sustainable Mediterranean Cities of Tomorrow - Conference Summary
[Regional Conference] Sustainable Mediterranean Cities of Tomorrow: Innovative Urban Projects and New Business Models
Dec 03, 2015 / Highlight
Network of Mediterranean Sustainable Urban Developers: 4th Annual Conference
Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations
EPA Euroméditerranée (EPAEM)
Co-organizing & hosting the event:
OCEMO (in the context of the Mediterranean Economic Week)
SERM : Montpellier metropolis urban authorities...
Building the Sustainable Mediterranean Cities of Tomorrow - Conference PowerPoint
#MyClimateMySolution, #MonClimatMaSolution, #مناخي_مسؤوليّتي
Nov 24, 2015 / Library
#MyClimateMySolution is an interactive social media campaign amplifying youth’s solutions to climate issues. It was first launched during the Mediterranean Climate Summit (MEDCOP21) in Marseille. See more.
Statistical Review on Mediterranean countries: Agriculture, Food Security, Society, Environment
Nov 09, 2015 / Library
The 2015 CIHEAM Statistical Review on Mediterranean countries brings together various statistical indicators (Demography, Macroeconomics, Agriculture Economics, Agricultural Production, Food Security and Environment) in order to offer essential information on the Mediterranean and agricultural issues. You will also find in it, interesting...
Environment Regional Governance and Knowledge Generation Project Final Seminar
Oct 14, 2015 / Highlight
Antibes, France, 29-30 September, 2015: Participants from Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia and the Palestinian Territories along with representatives of Plan Bleu, the project's implementing agency, and the CMI-co-financing partner- convened for the final results seminar of the Regional governance and knowledge generation project (ReGoKo). The...
Approche économique de la gestion de la demande en eau en Méditerranée : instruments économiques
Jul 31, 2015 / Library
Gérer la demande en eau impose d’élargir le champ d’analyse des facteurs déterminants de la demande, afin de cibler l’application des instruments économiques pour répondre aux enjeux clés de la gestion de l’eau, en cohérence avec les politiques et instruments sectoriels.
Over extraction of Groundwater Resources: What Are The Solutions?
Jul 31, 2015 / Library
The amount of water extracted from aquifers worldwide has increased threefold in the past fifty years, leading to an aggravated overdraft of these common resources. This “pumping race” brings about major adverse economic, environmental and social impacts. However, economic analysis and evidence-based knowledge teach us that it is possible to...
Urban Mobility in Mediterranean Cities: Feedback & Perspectives
Jul 31, 2015 / Highlight
The program « Sustainable Urban Transport » of the CMI, coordinated and funded by the AFD, that delegated implementation to CODATU, started in 2010 with an inaugural conference in Damascus (Syria).
In its first phase the program activity has consisted mainly in the organization of regional seminars and thematic workshops (Damascus...
Facing Water Scarcity in the Mediterranean
Jul 31, 2015 / Library
Pressure on water resources has reached critical levels in many countries in the Mediterranean Basin. Sophisticated water mobilization strategies have been implemented but physical, financial and environmental constraints linked to such supply-side approach demonstrate that better management of already mobilized water is necessary. Acting upon...