Summit of the two shores, Marseille, 24 June 2019 – Commitments

The Summit of the Two Shores was held in Marseille on 24 June 2019, hosted by the President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron. The Summit consisted of both a meeting of Heads of State and Government, and a regional dialogue with prominent civil society representatives. This initiative seeked to foster a pragmatic regional […]

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2018 annual meetings

IME held its annual meetings, Board Directors and 36th General Assembly on 8 October 2018 in Marseille

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Cairo Water Week, 14-18 October 2018

The Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation of Egypt organize with its partners the 1st Cairo Water Week on 14-18 October 2018.

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By |10 September 2018|Events, News, Past events|Comments Off

Marseille to host IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020

The French Minister of ecologic transition, Mr Nicolas Hulot signed on 17 May 2018, the partnership agreement with Mrs Inger Andersen, Director General of IUCN, International Union for the Conservation of Nature, to jointly organise the next IUCN World Conservation Congress, in 2020 in Marseille.
2020 is the year the paris agreement comes into effect, […]

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3rd Mediterranean Water Forum 22-24 January 2018 Cairo, Egypt

 Water sharing & Cooperation  Future for the Mediterranean

All countries in the Mediterranean region are concerned for water conservation and fair distribution. This gives rise to a common approach to face the challenges posed by the problems of water resource management and more precisely, related modes and frameworks of governance.

The Mediterranean water community mobilizes to […]

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“Water preservation: Solutions for sustainable water service management” International Water Symposium, Marseille October 2017


In a rapidly-changing world, water resources are increasingly vulnerable. These mounting difficulties are the result of demographic growth, economic development, urbanization, pollution, but also evolutions in the climate and their consequences (drought, severely low water levels, flash floods, etc.). In this context, it is more necessary than ever before to preserve water, a vital resource, […]

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Workshop on Public Private Partnership in sanitation sector in Tunisia

At request of ONAS and of the World Bank, IME organized in Tunis, on May 22nd, 2017, a workshop on the Public Private Partnership in the sector of sanitation. This workshop aimed to make sensitive the Tunisian civil society in the various components of this partnership.
Two national experiences, that of France presented by Mr […]

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2nd Mediterranean Water Forum

Synthesis and Conclusions

IME in collaboration with FIEA and its partners organized upon invitation of the Autonomous Communauty of the Region of Murcia, the 2nd Mediterranean Water Forum in Murcia (Spain) on the 25th-27th November 2014, few months before the 7th World Water Forum in South Korea (April 2015).

This regional event gathered during 3 days, […]

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