Posts filed in High Atlas Cultural Landscapes

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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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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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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Establishing a new project and community plant nursery in Oukaïmeden, High Atlas

Supporting local livelihoods and plant conservation in situ, and decreasing harvesting pressure on...

Supporting local livelihoods and plant conservation in situ, and decreasing harvesting pressure on wild populations in Oukaïmeden....

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Over 100 Amazigh farmers and community members participate in first Farmer Field School in Aït M’hamed and Imegdal (High Atlas)

Held in December, this event provided an important space for exchange among...

Held in December, this event provided an important space for exchange among 66 participants in Annamer and 40 participants in Bernat....

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A busy winter for 153 girls at the Dar Taliba school garden

The girls have participated in 18 trainings, studying the uses of various...

The girls have participated in 18 trainings, studying the uses of various plants and working on several permaculture techniques, including making an organic pesticide....

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18 international students on discovery of biodiversity conservation in the High Atlas mountains

Over four days, the students actively engaged in participatory conservation actions with...

Over four days, the students actively engaged in participatory conservation actions with the Amazigh communities that GDF works with, including the girls at Dar Taliba....

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