Weec 2013 in Numbers

The Seventh World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC 2013) was held from June 9 to 14 in Marrakech, under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty King Mohammed VI. At the end of the 7th WEEC, participants highlighted the rich experience. 2,600 delegates participated in WEEC 2013 in Marrakech, including 805 Moroccan participants.…
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The 7th WEEC has concluded on the Marrakech’s Plea

The 7th World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC 2013), which occurred in Marrakech from the 9th to the 14th of June 2013, has filled up with participants, meetings, ideas and even emotions sharing. 2600 participants, come from all over the World (more than 150 nationalities were there!), have shared and enjoyed together the 7th World Environmental…
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Outings following the conferences

After four days filled with plenary sessions, side events, discussions, meetings and exhibitions, WEEC 2013 will finish with outings that enable the hands-on discovery of environmental achievements in Marrakech and understanding of how the environment is protected in the region. Several outings are organized this Friday for the participants, including a tour of the Marrakech…
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The protection of the Marrakech palm grove is in process

Iconic but long neglected, the palm grove is now protected. The Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection is now the general contractor of its protection plan and mobilizes all efforts. In Marrakech, the palm grove is inseparable from its identity. Since its founding in 1064, it has been the city's nurturing mother. The city drew…
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Marrakech implements an environmental solution of irrigating its golf courses

Unique in Africa and remarkable for its magnitude, the solution of irrigating golf courses with treated wastewater from the Marrakech treatment plant is a model of sustainable development. The real estate frenzy that gripped Marrakech in the mid-2000s, in just five years added 17 new golf course projects to the three existing golf courses, which…
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The city of Marrakech, an exemplary water manager

For its people and its golf courses, Marrakech treats its wastewater and no longer draws its water from groundwater. Marrakech, the garden city, is a trompe l'oeil painting. Since its founding in 1062 by the Almoravids, it has continually looked further for its drinking water or water to irrigate its gardens, its famous Arsats and…
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Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa visits a disabled women’s cooperative in Marrakech

This Wednesday, June 12, 2013, Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa, President of the Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection, visited the Al-Kawtar Association of Disabled Women in Marrakech. The association runs a craft workshop in the Marrakech medina behind Djemaa el Fna main square. The workshop employs thirty women with disabilities who are declared…
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NGOs for Environmental Progress in Morocco

36 NGOs from all over the country participate in the World Environmental Education Congress, an opportunity for networking and visibility. This Wednesday June 12 is the NGO Day at the World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC 2013). Thirty-six associations, representing the 16 regions of the Kingdom, were invited by the Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection…
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A permanent exhibition at the WEEC 2013

During this full week, lots of workshops are animating the Congress and entertaining all the participants. They show the diversity of all the actors involved in the environment protection, a commitment that has been honoured by the visit of HRH the Princess Lalla Hasnaa. By visiting the "Exhibition and Animation space" organised beside the WEEC,…
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WEEC 2013 - The 7th World Environmental Education Congress is open!

The 7th World Environmental Education Congress has been inaugurated on Sunday, June 9th, during an opening ceremony chaired by HRH Princess Lalla Hasna. Over 1,800 participants are attending the Congress, a record number occuring on the 10th anniversary of this event! The World Environmental Education Congress 2013 (WEEC 2013) opened its doors this Sunday, June…
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June 10, 2013

The Mohammed VI Foundation For Environmental Protection Signs Three Agreements For Environmental Education On Monday, June 10, 2013 in Marrakech, Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa, President of the Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection (Fm6e), signed three environmental education agreements with national and international institutional partners. These agreements were signed on the occasion of…
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WEEC 2013 express guide

What is the WEEC? This big biennial event is an exchange between researchers, teachers, participants and specialists in environmental education. The 2013 event will welcome 1,200 participants and communications, over a five-day period, on environmental education and awareness and also on practical experiences from all over the world. What is it mostly about? This event's…
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THE WEEC 2013 SETS AN EXAMPLE AS AN ECO-RESPONSIBLE CONGRESS

The Mohammed VI Foundation, which co-organized this conference on environmental education, wants to make an eco-friendly event and reduce its carbon footprint to a minimum. It is also an opportunity for the Foundation to promote its carbon program. From June 9 to 14th, the World Environmental Education Congress 2013 is about to receive over 1,200…
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1 200 Environmental experts attending congress in Marrakech

The 7th World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC 2013), a great success, will take place in Marrakech from June 9 – 14, 2013 Under the High Patronage of His Majesty King Mohammed VI and under the Chair held by Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa, President of the Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection (FM6E), very…
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In June 2013 Marrakech welcomes WEEC 2013, a major conference on the environment

The 7th World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC) will be held in Marrakech from June 9 – 14, 2013 The choice of Morocco as a host country is the result of efforts by Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa, who chairs the Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection. Extremely aware of the role of education in…
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WEEC 2013: 7th World Congress on Environmental Education Marrakech in June 2013

Under the royal patronage of HisMajesty King Mohammed VI, and under the Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection, chaired by Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa, the Seventh World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC) willbeheldfromJune 9 - 14, 2013 at the Palais des Congres in Marrakech, Morocco. The First World Environmental Education Congress (1st WEEC) washeld…
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WEEC 2013: 7th World Congress on Environmental Education Marrakech in June 2013

Under the royal patronage of HisMajesty King Mohammed VI, and under the Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection, chaired by Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa, the Seventh World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC) willbeheldfromJune 9 - 14, 2013 at the Palais des Congres in Marrakech, Morocco. The First World Environmental Education Congress (1st WEEC) washeld…
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