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This meeting took place at the University of Calabria from the 26th to the 28th of June, 2014
ANKARA 2014: Workshop of the KARST group of MEDFRIEND, "Sharing experience in karst water resources in the Middle East". This workshop took place from 27th to 29th of May 2014 in Ankara, Turkey.
OUAGADOUGOU 2013: Joint workshop MEDFRIEND-FRIEND AOC about Hydrological Extremes, special session of the 2IE 7th international Conference, Ouagadougou, Burkina-Faso, 3rd April 2013
ISTANBUL 2012: MEDFRIEND organized in November 2012 a conference on Modeling Sediment Transport in Hydrological Watersheds and Rivers in Intanbul, Turkey
BIZERTE 2012: The START project on Mediterrenean lagoons organized its final workshop in Bizerte, Tunisia from the 25th to the 27th of June, 2012. This project will continue its activities as a MAGHLAG of MEDFRIEND
RABAT 2012: Withing the framework of MEDFRIEND, the SIGMED program organized from 7th to 10th of May, 2012 a training session intitled "Process of hydrological data with GIS in order to run a rainfall/discharge model.
COSENZA 2011: The Fourth International Workshop on hydrological extremes, from prediction to prevention of hydrological risk in Mediterranean countries took place at the University of Calabria, in Cosenza from 15th to 17th of September 2011. The slide shows can be browsed at the following address:
TIPAZA 2011: The International Scientific Workshop organised by SIGMED was held on the 7th and 8th of June,2011 in Tipaza (Algeria), the slide shows of the talks of these two days with very rich exchanges are available while clicking on the following link:
The communcations done during this workshop are published in the number 19 of the Journal of Water and Environnement of the ENSH.
FES 2010: The Sixth International FRIEND Conference "Global Change: Facing Risks And Threats to Water Resources"was held from 25th to 29th of October, 2010 in FES, Morocco. The communications were published by IAHS, in the Red Books series.
The logo of the MEDFRIEND group can be downloaded in the lower part of this page.
The special issue of the Secheresse review that has been built up after the kick off meeting of the MEDFRIEND group, is published in an electronic version that can be browsed the the following address:
Les 7 et 8 juin 2011 à Alger, Algérie, s'est un Atelier Scientifique International sur le thème :Relations homme / environnement et transports solides : une approche spatialisée
L'objectif de cet atelier est de rassembler des chercheurs du pourtour méditerranéen pour travailler pendant 2 jours sur une thématique pluri-disciplinaire autour des relations entre les activités humaines, les ressources en eau, les phénomènes d'érosion et le transport des sédiments.
L'atelier est organisé dans le cadre du programme SIGMED (Approche Spatialisée de l'Impact des activité aGricoles au Maghreb sur les transports solides et les ressources en Eau De grands bassins versants) soutenu par l'Agence Universitaire de laFrancophonie, et est également soutenu par le programme MEDFRIEND de l'UNESCO.
- Atelier scientifique MED FRIEND / UNESCO