Arab Spring May Boost Chance for Desertec Solar Power

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As these projects will require cooperation with European countries, many of whom were formal colonial rulers of countries like Morocco, Libya, Tunisia, and Egypt, an element of trust will need to be established between these countries and their former colonial rulers, says Westphal.

Export Oil, Import Water = Risky Economics for Middle East

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The MENA region is most at risk, with the most water-stressed countries being Bahrain (1), Qatar (2), Kuwait (3), Libya (4) Djibouti (5), UAE (6), Yemen (7), Saudi Arabia (8), Oman (9) and Egypt (10), according to the Maplecroft Water Stress Index 2012.

Jerusalem, 3/29: Ted-Inspired Environmental Peacemaking

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The Guardian emphasizes the importance of cross-boundary cooperation in order to solve the pending water calamity that could grip the Middle East in a near-permanent state of discontent and suffering.

The Water Behind Middle Eastern Woes | Green Prophet

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The Guardian and the Blue Peace report both emphasize the necessity for governments to cooperate and share resources. Cooperation in sharing natural resource use and protecting these resources will be the major deteriment of stability in the Middle East in the future.

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Renewables better investment than oil and gas, says Gulf body

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News that Saudi Arabia wouldn’t like to hear: Renewable energy is the most competitive form of power generation in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, according to a new report published today by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).

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Middle East sheik takes a turtle for a swim

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This project picked up from the success of the 2010 to 2014 Marine Turtle Conservation Project, wherein EWS-WWF tracked the travels of 75 female Hawksbill turtles from Qatar , Iran, Oman, and the UAE in order to identify Important Turtle Areas (ITAs) for marine turtle conservation.

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Recovery: Ranching Gone Right

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There’s a new era of cooperation. In 1990 Whiteley hosted me at his ranch to expand on his recent interview with The New York Times , which quoted him as follows: “Either [Forest Service Ranger Don] Oman is gone or he’s going to have an accident.

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Gulf Countries Fear Leaks from Iranian Nuclear Plant

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Representatives from six Arab Gulf countries that form the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) recently expressed concern about the Bushehr nuclear power plant in Southwest Iran after an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3

The rise of telecom companies (and entrepreneurs) in the Middle East

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With a group of six Gulf States (The Gulf Cooperation Council or GCC) changing the communications abilities of the region beyond recognition.

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Sudanese Invents Artificial Pancreas to Eradicate Arab World Diabetes

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Bahrain, Kuwait and Oman rank among the top eight countries worldwide for the disease. The World Health Organization estimates diabetes treatment costs on average 9% of the total Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) healthcare budget.

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Kuwaiti Gaydar Test to Ban Gays Entry to Arab Countries?

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But the intended test is for entry to Kuwait or any of the Gulf Cooperation Countries (GCC). The GCC includes of Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.

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Gulf gluttony and global hunger: How long can the party go on?

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Wheeler, a political scientist, has done research in Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia, Syria, Morocco, Israel and the United Arab Emirates. kabsa mandi from Saudi Arabia.

The Gulf Co-op Council is a European Union Arab-style

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Green Prophet’s reports on happenings in the Gulf region have increasingly been using the acronym GCC , which stands for Gulf Cooperation Council. GCC is a political and economic alliance between Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and Saudi Arabia (KSA).

Saudi Arabia’s Fast Food Boom is Finger Lickin’ Awful

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Franchise consultants report a steep increase in inquiries from firms eyeballing store openings throughout the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region, which includes the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, and the Sultanate of Oman.

Saudi’s Bridge Plans and Nuclear Protest in Turkey- News Snippets

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Members of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) met in Istanbul on Monday 5 March to “develop a common vision regarding water”. Countries in attendance include Kuwait, Egypt, Qatar, Syria, Libya, Oman and Turkey.

The Holy City & The Windy City To Form Historic Environmental.

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The municipality of Jerusalem and the city of Chicago will forge a partnership similar to Sister Cities International , a non-profit organization that fosters cultural and economic cooperation between international communities at the municipal level.

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Israeli Reuse Conference Claims that Big Opportunities Come in.

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The conference will bring together industrial designers, green entrepreneurs, industrialists, and representatives of local authorities in order to discuss the direction of the reuse industry, brainstorm ideas, and facilitate cooperation.

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Massachusetts Governor Firms Up Ties With Israel's Cleantech.

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Meanwhile, demonstrative of their firm cleantech cooperation, the United States accounts for 12.35% of Israel’s imports, according to the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center.

Supersized Boys and Girls in Gulf States

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Their Gulf nations’ cousins in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman and Qatar are just as hefty. Money’s not an object in most Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) nations. Born in an economic boom, kids in oil-rich Arab Gulf States use their silver spoons to up caloric intact.

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What is the Future of MENA Solar With the Region in Chaos?

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Climate Change Increases Risk Of Exposure To Dangerous Chemicals

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Sanserif Creatius Carves A Cardboard Table With Arabic Devotion

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The designer Ana Yago is especially committed to finding sustainable solutions to societal needs while always fostering cooperation, respect and coexistence.

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Ghandi, Michelangelo, and God: A Tale of the Environment

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Storms usually do not make it to Arabian cities on the Gulf; they jump on summer monsoon winds from the Indian Ocean only to break on unfortunate shores of Oman. International cooperative efforts, on the other hand, hadn’t prove to be effective (yet) in combating climate change.

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There's More To Lebanese Tourism Than Bars And Beaches

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Safa al-Hek, a medical practitioner, founded an organization called Oak, a cooperative that produces and sells organic food such as olives, nuts, jam, and fruit.

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Can CO2 Mobilise Cairo?

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They also groups in Oman and Egypt’s Mansoura, and launched programs promoting sustainable transportation and biking in the United Arab Emirates and Tunisia. 350.org proves that Egypt has an enormous reservoir of young and engaged people.

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Israel Cleantech Intelligence: Renewable Energy and 6 Headlines

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Take a time machine through culture to understand climate change

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Storms usually do not make it to Arabian cities on the Gulf; they jump on summer monsoon winds from the Indian Ocean only to break on unfortunate shores of Oman. International cooperative efforts, on the other hand, hadn’t prove to be effective (yet) in combating climate change.

Harlem Shake Dances in Boulder. | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

I was there filming a promotional documentary for Cooperative for Education, a non-profit [.]. Want to stay in touch with elephant? Get 10 free articles a week: subscribe free to our Best of the Week newsletter. or get our popular Daily Wake Up Call.

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Job Search for the Mindful Life: Clarify Your Mission. | elephant journal

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At present Jeanne is focusing on fostering the development of food start-ups along Colorado’s Front Range at the cooperative food manufacturing space The Kitchen Coop. Want to stay in touch with elephant? Get 10 free articles a week: subscribe free to our Best of the Week newsletter.

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I'm 99% Sure Patanjali Didn't Give a List of "Yoga Stuff" We Need to.

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I applaud you for your cooperation and your flexibility. Want to stay in touch with elephant? Get 10 free articles a week: subscribe free to our Best of the Week newsletter. or get our popular Daily Wake Up Call. Together, we can make mindful independent reader-created media powerful! Video.

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Mercury, Birds & People: What we can learn from studying our.

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From the complete transformations that birds of paradise perform in courtship displays, to cooperative dances in manakins, to the dawn chorus that can be heard in any backyard, sexual selection has produced the most beautiful, unique, and extreme displays seen anywhere in the animal world.

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