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14.06.2024

Exploring Land Cover Change: The Focus of the Upcoming MedOpen Training Course
Exploring Land Cover Change: The Focus of the Upcoming MedOpen Training Course
13.06.2024

The Mediterranean region has experienced an alarming 109% increase in land take due to rapid coastal urbanisation since 1975. The upcoming MedOpen training course, scheduled from 3...

Pivotal Meeting Advances National ICZM Strategy with Full Ministerial Support
Pivotal Meeting Advances National ICZM Strategy with Full Ministerial Support
31.05.2024

On May 14th, PAP/RAC organised a virtual meeting with Lebanese ICZM team leaders and His Excellency the Minister of Environment to discuss the progress in preparing the National In...

MSP4BIO 4th General Assembly Advances the Project’s Key Methodological Approach
MSP4BIO 4th General Assembly Advances the Project’s Key Methodological Approach
28.05.2024

From May 21-23, 2024, the MSP4BIO team gathered at the University of Cadiz in Spain for the 4th General Assembly (GA) to discuss the latest project developments, future actions, an...

MedProgramme SCCF project at Mediterranean Green Week
MedProgramme SCCF project at Mediterranean Green Week
27.05.2024

“Enhancing Regional Climate Change Adaptation in the Mediterranean Marine and Coastal Areas”, MedProgramme Child project funded from GEF's SCCF component, is approaching its final ...

Understanding the Nature is a key for climate change adaptation
Understanding the Nature is a key for climate change adaptation
03.05.2024

A regional workshop took place in Rome 23-24 April 2024 to present and discuss the draft Guidelines on NbS for adaptation to climate change in different coastal typologies of the M...

Inter-Ministerial support to the development of the National ICZM Strategy in Lebanon
Inter-Ministerial support to the development of the National ICZM Strategy in Lebanon
02.05.2024

Strong support and interest were expressed today, on April 19th 2024. during the online Introductory Consultations on updating the National ICZM Strategy for Lebanon. Due to the cu...

Engaging exchanges and vibrant dialogues at MedProgramme's annual stocktacking meeting
Engaging exchanges and vibrant dialogues at MedProgramme's annual stocktacking meeting
26.04.2024

PAP/RAC participated in the Second Annual Stocktaking Meeting of the GEF-UNEP Mediterranean Sea Programme (MedProgramme), on 22 to 24 April 2024, Podgorica, Montenegro, organized b...

CAMP Israel Workshop Spotlights Climate Change and Coastal Adaptation
CAMP Israel Workshop Spotlights Climate Change and Coastal Adaptation
15.04.2024

The CAMP Israel Workshop held on 9 April 2024 in the city of Herzliya brought together over 50 representatives from various Israeli coastal municipalities, governmental institutes,...

Empowering Women for Sustainable Coastal Management
Empowering Women for Sustainable Coastal Management
08.03.2024

As we celebrate International Women's Day on 8 March, the significance of empowering women resonates deeply this year in the Mediterranean region. On 25 September 2024, during this...