The animal rights in Islam

Rural culture developed magnificently during medieval times in the Islamic Mediterranean countries. It has left its mark on many aspects of daily life in the countryside, from Sicily and the Spanish Levant to the Maghreb and the Eastern regions. Al-Andalus was a perfect example. » Read more

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    Behind each revolt and every immigration crisis  there is always, as noted by Vandana Shiva, social and economic causes.  [...]

  2. “Voices of Water”, in the ebook “La Alpujarra, Cultural Landscape”

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  3. Presentation in the JEB of the COP22 Summit of Conscience

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    This Monday, May 9th, 2016, was held the Summit of Conscience of the COP22 at the Botanic Garden of [...]

  4. The olive tree, light of the Mediterranean

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    In the United Nations emblem, the olive tree is represented in the shape of a crown that covers the [...]

  5. Aragon defends the Food Sovereignty

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  6. Middle East and Mediterranean Landscape Convention

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    In Med-O-Med we are working in four inter-connected areas: landscape, education and awareness, research and, lastly, networks and inventories. [...]

  7. POST 2015. Road Map for Med-O-Med area development

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    Jordan is a country of contrast, being in the Fertile Crescent, the 4th most important area for Crop Wild [...]

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