Monthly Archives: June 2018

National Water Security: case study of Tunisia

Mustapha Besbes, Jamel Chahed and Abdelkader Hamdane are the co-authors of the entitled book “National Water Security” published in English by Springer. It presents a case study of an arid country, Tunisia. It is an updated version of the book “Water Security of Tunisia” published in French by Harmattan in 2015.

https://www.springer.com/in/book/9783319754987

By |22 June 2018|External publications, News|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, […]

By |22 June 2018|Events to come, News|Comments Off

News Nominations

Mr Smaïn AMIROUCHE is nominated the new General Manager of the Algérienne des Eaux in Algeria.

Mr Nasser KAMEL is the new General Secretary of the Union for the Mediterranean.

Prof Khaled ABDEL HAI is the Chairman of the National Water Research Center, Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation in Egypt.

By |19 June 2018|News|Comments Off

IME intervenes with middle schools – Raising awareness to Water issues

Report (in French) 

The schoolchildren rarely having the opportunity to meet specialists (scientists, economists, philosophers, scientific journalists), IME suggests organizing workshops of raising awareness  to the contemporary challenges relative to water in the Mediterranean.

A first intervention was made with schools in Hérault within the framework of the program of activities defined with the Departmental Council […]

By |7 June 2018|News|Comments Off

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 […]

By |4 June 2018|internal Publications, News, Past events|Comments Off