Water management in the Mediterranean region

By |13 July 2018|

IME carried out a study ordered by the Conseil Départemental de l’Hérault, relative to the water availabilty and quality in the Mediterranean within the framework of Co-Evolve an European project in which the Departement […]

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Regional action plan for water (Occitania)

By |10 July 2018|

The Region Occitania launched in June, 2018 its regional action plan for water. Including 21 major engineering projects in the field of water management and the support mechanisms of local projects regarding integrated water […]

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National Water Security: case study of Tunisia

By |22 June 2018|

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 […]

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Marseille to host IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020

By |22 June 2018|

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 […]

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IME intervenes with middle schools – Raising awareness to Water issues

By |7 June 2018|

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 […]

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

By |4 June 2018|

 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 […]

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Programme on the Re-use of treated Wastewater in Tunisia for the World Bank

By |19 October 2017|

The World Bank Portfolio in Tunisia includes the financing of the rehabilitation and expansion of several wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) throughout the country, as well as the planned financing of the rehabilitation of several […]

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

By |25 July 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 […]

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