How to strengthen local agroecological efforts: training of trainers in the High Atlas Mountains

Community researchers from Ait M’hamed, Imegdal and Oukaïmeden learn about agroecology benefits...

Community researchers from Ait M’hamed, Imegdal and Oukaïmeden learn about agroecology benefits on soil quality and on the health of plants, animals and humans, and the importance of optimal usage...

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How to adapt in times of COVID: social media training for rural cooperatives in the Moroccan High Atlas

Members from five community cooperatives in the Azilal region learn new skills...

Members from five community cooperatives in the Azilal region learn new skills to promote their local products online. They learned how to develop an online presence strategy, manage Facebook and...

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Supporting Amazigh farmers for the conservation of local agrobiodiversity in the Moroccan High Atlas

Through Farmer Field Schools, Amazigh farmers enhance their knowledge of innovative organic...

Through Farmer Field Schools, Amazigh farmers enhance their knowledge of innovative organic pest, soil and water management techniques and methods to improve productivity and enhance local biodiversity, while maintaining their traditional...

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Transhumance in the High Atlas: our new feature-length documentary is out

Brahim and his family follow the footsteps of their ancestors: the Ait...

Brahim and his family follow the footsteps of their ancestors: the Ait Atta tribe have guided their herds to the luscious high altitude grasslands for as long they can remember....

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From the field: training community researchers in ecological monitoring

To adapt to travel restrictions, we are carrying out intensive capacity-building...

To adapt to travel restrictions, we are carrying out intensive capacity-building programme for our community researchers in the High Atlas, training them in data collection, such as natural and...

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Annual Health Caravan benefits 312 people in Imegdal (High Atlas)

A medical team of 60, including paediatricians, gynaecologists, general practitioners, nurses and...

A medical team of 60, including paediatricians, gynaecologists, general practitioners, nurses and an optician, visited Imegdal for the two-day medical outreach during the first weekend of March....

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Distribution of 24,900 medicinal and aromatic plants to 517 families in the High Atlas

The distribution of valuable plants supports the enhancement of rural incomes and...

The distribution of valuable plants supports the enhancement of rural incomes and decreases harvesting pressure on wild populations, which High Atlas communities often heavily depend on for their livelihoods....

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An unexpected Spring at Dar Taliba: radio interviews, a booklet distribution and a global pandemic

Drawings of local and useful plant products by the students of Dar...

Drawings of local and useful plant products by the students of Dar Taliba are now featured in the Amazigh Household Basket booklet. ...

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What is an agdal?

Agdals have shaped the cultural landscape of the High Atlas mountains through...

Agdals have shaped the cultural landscape of the High Atlas mountains through centuries and most probably millenia, maintaining the rangeland and forest resources, while also conserving its biodiversity. Read about...

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Launching a new series of biocultural education activities in the Moroccan High Atlas

Engaging students in local biodiversity conservation efforts and offering opportunities for them...

Engaging students in local biodiversity conservation efforts and offering opportunities for them to learn and use Amazigh indigenous plant knowledge and practices....

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Distribution of 1000 Amazigh Household Basket booklets in the High Atlas

This colourful booklet featuring local and useful plant products selected by the...

This colourful booklet featuring local and useful plant products selected by the students we work with in the High Atlas includes drawings produced by the students themselves, and more!...

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