Jordan is a country facing multiple climate threats, such as heat inversion, water scarcity, droughts, and pollution, affecting the livelihood of populations regarding health, food security, and the cities’ local economic development. According to the IPCC report in 2021, it is among the world’s most vulnerable places to drought due...Read more
Interreg NEXT MED initiates its first call for proposals worth €103.6 million in collaboration with 15 countries across the Mediterranean. This call aims to fund cooperative projects for sustainable and inclusive development in the region, within the range of €500,000 to €2.5 million/ project.
The focus areas include:
“When the first cyclone comes,” said Doreen Miller Robinson, Special Administrator of Labasa Town Council in Fiji, “you think it’s just bad luck – a one-in-50-year event.” However, when that cyclone was followed soon after by another, and then another, each creating as much havoc as the last, it became clear to the council that this...Read more
Climate change is causing/putting significant threats and pressure on cities in Egypt, crucially affecting water, agriculture, and food security and threatening people's livelihoods. Moreover, the widespread environmental and urban growth and pollution challenges mainly affect public health.
However, there’s clear evidence of Egypt’s...Read more