Tags » FoEME Updates

Workshop on Empowering Young Women at SHE

A workshop has been held on 17-18th Feb 2017 as an activity related to the Good Water Neighbours project. The main theme was “Women empowerment and the role of women in local communities and in preserving water resources. 251 more words

FoEME Updates

Women in Regional Environmental Leadership

Happy International Women’s Day!

We strongly believe that progress cannot be made without the input and leadership of women and girls in their communities.

It seems fitting that this week we welcome three new female interns to each of our offices. 538 more words

FoEME Updates

International Women's Day

Environmental progress and peacekeeping cannot, and will not, happen without the involvement of women and girls in their communities.

International Women’s Day, March 8th 2017, is a day to highlight women’s accomplishments around the world, and to kickstart EcoPeace’s updates of our work on Women’s empowerment across the region. 1,174 more words

FoEME Updates

Community coordinator regional staff meeting – 16 January 2017

This week’s meeting at Auja EcoCenter provided an opportunity for EcoPeace Middle East’s community coordinators to enhance the skills that have enabled them to successfully implement their grassroots campaigns. 203 more words

FoEME Updates

Water Has No Borders

As the only point of access to the river in Jordan – “Bethany Beyond the Jordan” and one of the few outlets in Israel -“Qasr el Yahud”,  symbolizes a common ground for people on both sides of the border. 400 more words

FoEME Updates

Shared Environments, Shared Concerns

In the 1800s, a man named Iskandar Abu Zabura used the river next to his watermelon patch to transfer his fruit to the sea. His namesake port would export four million melons to other Mediterranean countries each year. 526 more words

FoEME Updates

EcoPeace's Second Regional Alumni Seminar

The second annual EcoPeace Middle East Regional Alumni Seminar took place over three days in early April, bringing together young leaders that had formerly been recruited to participate in EcoPeace’s Good Water Neighbors project. 909 more words

FoEME Updates