Managing WildFire Risk
Project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-National
Academies of Sciences (NAS) – PEER, with the objective to increase the daily preparedness
against fire danger in forest sensitive areas...
The UOB Institute of Environment developed training manuals for eco-guides in the
eco-tourism sector. This project was funded by the Ministry of Environment.
Med-Ermis (Phase 2)
The objective of this project was to disseminate calculated indicators through a
web-based “information system” to the public at large to enhance transparency, accountability
and good governance.
Firepatrol App to Strengthen Local Fire Risk Management Efforts
Under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Nasser Yassin, Minister of Environment, and in the presence of Dr. Elias Warrak, President of the University of Balamand, the Reforestation Association...
IOE in a sensitivity mapping workshop in Kenya
Ms. Rawan Al Jamal, Research Assistant at the Marine and Coastal Resources Program at the Institute of the Environment, and through the UN Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre...
International Conference on Forest Fire Research
Prof. George Mitri speaks at the 9th International Conference on Forest Fire Research and & 17th International Wildland Fire Safety Summit.
Fire breakouts in Lebanon
The Land and Natural Resources Program at the Institute of Environment and the Ministry of Environment in Lebanon have disclosed the results of a study highlighting the percentage of fire breakouts in Lebanon...
The MCR-IOE team joins the scientific survey on fisheries resources in Lebanon
The Ministry of Agriculture in Lebanon and the National Council for Scientific Research (CNRS) are collaborating with the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM)...
The Lebanese Environment Forum launches the MPAs Network project
On the occasion of the National day for Nature Reserves in Lebanon, under the patronage and presence of H.E
the Minister of Environment, Dr. Nasser Yassin, the Lebanese Environment Forum launched the project for Marine...
The MCR-IOE proudly join the multinational team to survey fishery resources in Lebanon
The Ministry of Agriculture in Lebanon with the support of the National Council for Scientific Research have partnered with the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean...
A reforestation project in Tannourine
The University of Balamand has recently signed a contract agreement with the Council for Development and Reconstruction (CDR) to implement a reforestation project in Tannourine.
Addressing common regional Small Scale Fisheries issues
The Marine and Coastal Resource Program at the Institute of the Environment (MCR-IOE-UOB) was nominated by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) ...