MedYWat Year 2: Alive and Kicking
[Dialogue of the Two Shores/Forum of the Mediterranean] Promoting Human, Economic and Sustainable Development in the Region
Jun 20, 2019 / Program
Background & Context
The Summit of the Two Shores of the Western Mediterranean (Marseille, June 23–24, 2019) brought together the countries of the 5+5 Dialogue (Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Tunisia from the south; France, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Spain from the north) plus the European Union, Germany, and multilateral and pan-...
Water Scarcity Spurs Migration
Palermo Conference Brochure
Summit of the Two Shores of the Mediterranean - Forum on Environment and Sustainable Development
May 09, 2019 / Highlight
Strategies Towards More Sustainable Food Systems in the Mediterranean Region
Background & Context: Summit of the Two Shores of the Mediterranean
On 27th August 2018, French President Emmanuel Macron announced a Mediterranean summit penciled for 23rd and 24th June 2019 in Marseille, France: the Summit of the Two Shores of the Western...
Palermo Book of Abstracts
Michela Miletto, Deputy Coordinator, UNESCO World Water Assessment Program (UNESCO WWAP)
The Impact of the Wall on Water Access and Human Migration in Palestine
The WEM Nexus within the UfM Policy Framework of Actions
CMI 2019 Mediterranean Water Heroes Contest Winner (Zeineb Ettih PPT
Water Stress and Human Movement: Eco-Camps as an Exemplary Solution
Water, Migration and Employment - Global Water Partnership Mediterranean
Water Crisis, Unemployment, and Forced Migration in Palestinian Refugee Camps
Session Leader: Anders Jagerskog, Senior Water Resources Management Specialist, World Bank Water GP
Addressing The Water-Migration Nexus: The Role Of Water Governance In Migration Policy
Eva Mach, Program Officer, Migration, Environment and Climate Change Division(MECC), International Organization for Migration
CMI 2019 Mediterranean Water Heroes Contest Winner
Giorgia Prati, Migration and Rural Development Consultant, Food and Agriculture Organization
The Impact of the New Refugee Discourse on Water Governance in Lebanon and Jordan
Session Leader: Roula Khadra, Scientific Administrator and Water Resources Management Expert, IAMB Bari - Italy, International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM)
Ashok Swain, Department of Peace and Conflict Research, University of Uppsala, Sweden
Dorte Verner, Lead Agriculture Economist, Food and Agriculture Global Practice, World Bank
Morocco, France, Germany, Portugal, and Spain Agree to Foster Corporate Trade of Renewable Electricity Between Each Other
Feb 06, 2019 / Blog entry
The 5 countries have signed on December 20, 2018 in Brussels a joint declaration that lays out their plan to facilitate cross-border trade of renewable electricity from producers to corporate consumers.
At COP 22, France, Germany, Morocco, Portugal and Spain signed the SET (Sustainable Electricity Trade) Roadmap: a declaration that would...
Young Mediterranean Water Heroes: Water and Migration
Feb 06, 2019 / Highlight
CMI World Water Day 2019 Regional Youth Workshop, 25-28 March 2019 (Marrakesh, Morocco)
Every year, World Water Day draws the world’s attention to key water challenges. World Water Day 2019 focused on “Leaving No One Behind - Water and Migration”, or how to provide safe water and sanitation for all by 2030, including the most...
CMI Mediterranean Water Heroes Contest around World Water Day 2019 on Water and Migration
Oct 30, 2018 / Highlight
Every year, World Water Day draws the world’s attention to key global water issues. World Water Day 2019 will focus on Water and Migration. Youth has an important role to play in working towards regional water security and increased water awareness. Young people are involved in innovative water-related projects and research around the...