The local development project spearheaded by Club Med and the NGO Agrisud supports local producers in precarious situations living close to Club Med resorts in Senegal, Brazil, Morocco and Indonesia. This initiative’s aim is to organize a lasting match between the local supply of food products and the demands of Club Med resorts ; and to ensure fair remuneration for producers and a strong distribution of added value, giving the poorest groups access to these markets.
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Plug and Live is a project selected in the international competition for green buildings Solar Decathlon Africa 2019. This project is leaded by Private University of Fez with EPF engineer school from France as an academic partner. This Project shows if and how it is possible to adapt a passive building, by combining industrialized and self-building construction. it also aims to generate common experience and reference framework concerning a modern energy efficient and low cost building process.
Native Hotels promote accessible tourism, paying particular attention to ensuring accessible communication. Vibrating watches with alerts and messages for deaf customers or signage packs in Braille and embossed to facilitate the visually impaired a better stay in the hotel, its rooms and bathrooms. They have launched the most accessible web platform for the travel industry, that allows users with any kind of disability to browse the Internet even blowing, emitting a sound or touching any key.
10YFP STP Portfolio: Environmental labels transparently communicate ecological footprint of hotels in France
What is the environmental impact of a hotel? Guests at a growing number of hotels in France and Morocco are now able to see quantified information of the hotel’s ecological footprint through environmental displays. This initiative is led by the French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, with the support of ADEME (Agency for the Environment and Energy Management).
In January 2017 we introduced greenadvisor in Morokko. Greenadvisor's criteria system has been specifically designed for the Moroccan market, allowing sustainable development of a wide range of accommodation types. At the same time, greenadvisor has entered into cooperation with various partners in order to offer our certified accommodations efficient marketing tools.
The Private University of Fes (UPF) organized, on December 06th and 07th 2017 in Fez and in partnership with Moulay Ismaïl University from Meknes a congress under the theme "Sustainable buildings and cities".
It was the opportunity to exchange among different academic and professional stakeholders on scientific and technical aspects, related to innovations in the field.
UN Environment, El Bosque University, Sustainable UN, One Earth, and Association Mawarid are developing and implementing workplace initiatives and activities to enhance better environmental practices and more sustainable lifestyles for individuals in the workplace. The specific objectives are to contribute to awareness and understanding how sustainable lifestyles can be integrated in the workplace and vice versa.
Advance SCP: Advancing and Measuring Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) for a Low-Carbon Economy in Middle-Income and Newly Industrialized Countries
The Advance SCP project supports the development and implementation of sustainability information systems (SIS) in eight emerging economies across three regions of the world: South-East Asia, Africa & Latin America; adapting itself to the varying circumstances of the pilot countries and their needs in terms of SCP. The SIS will form the basis for making informed consumption decisions and lead to lower greenhouse gas emissions and improved resource efficiency along the value chains.
The High Atlas Foundation (HAF) works to catalyze grassroots development in disadvantaged and vulnerable communities in Morocco. HAF works to establish sustainable development projects identified and managed by local communities in partnership with the public, private and civil sectors.