Eastern Mediterranean Landscape

Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Region Nodal Office (MENA)

The Cyprus Institute


The Cyprus Institute
P.O. Box 27456
CY-1645 Nicosia

Focus on: Research at the Energy, Environment and Water Research Center (EEWRC) of The Cyprus Institute is focused on: Climate change and impacts, mitigation adaptation strategies; renewable energies and energy efficiency in the built environment, environmental monitoring and observations; water scarcity and the management of water and natural resources, sustainable development. 

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Monday, February 22, 2021 (All day) to Wednesday, February 24, 2021 (All day)

The Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt is pleased to announce the Second Arab Land Conference to be organized under the patronage of the Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities. The deadline for submission of abstracts is 30 November.

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May 15, 2020

GLP Members Franziska Wolpert, Cristina Quintas-Soriano, and Tobias Plieninger published in Sustainability Science a comparison of the 200-year history of cork, chestnut and olive landscapes and explored the processes of change as well as their driving forces.

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GLP News

October 22, 2019

The newly-established Eastern Mediterranean Middle East – Climate and Atmosphere Research Centre (EMME-CARE) at the Cyprus Institute, the home of GLP's MENA Nodal Office, will devise adaptation strategies for climate change impacts with sound scientific basis, and involve stakeholders and decision makers.

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May 8, 2019

Researchers including GLP Member Žiga Malek have published an overview and spatial analysis of implemented strategies in the region.

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July 24, 2018

GLP Member Ziga Malek and GLP Fellow Peter Verburg have found that improving the state of water resources while increasing food production is possible. Their article was published in Global Environmental Change.

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