By Raul Daussa (auth.), José L. Rubio, Uriel Safriel, Raul Daussa, Winfried Blum, Fausto Pedrazzini (eds.)
Based at the feedback made through the audio system of Plenary consultation IV “Ch- lenges to the administration of water assets and to countering deserti cation within the Mediterranean zone” in the course of the fifteenth monetary and Environmental discussion board, the OCEEA proposed to arrange a workshop on “Water shortage, Land Degra- tion and Deserti cation within the Mediterranean quarter – setting and protection Aspects”. which will construct on universal synergies, OSCE sought co-operation with c- leagues from NATO, specifically from the technology for Peace and safety P- gramme. NATO has a longstanding services at the factor and had organised in Valencia, in December 2003, a NATO scienti c workshop on “Deserti cation and protection within the Mediterranean Region”. the target of the hot proposed wo- store will be to expand its concentration from the scienti c neighborhood to incorporate additionally coverage makers. 1 The workshop, geared toward executive of cials from the Mediterranean area, accrued representatives of Water administration, Land degradation and wilderness- cation Departments of Ministries of surroundings and representatives from the Ministries of international Affairs. moreover, coverage makers, scientists and specialists have been additionally invited. the purpose was once to debate how the OSCE, NATO and different c- petent agencies just like the UNCCD, UNEP, MAP, and the ecu may possibly play a job in making sure that surroundings and defense linkages when it comes to water shortage, land degradation and deserti cation are addressed within the Mediterranean Region.