jeudi 19 novembre 2009

In the upcoming decades, several global developments will create new challenges for mankind. We will be confronted with problems and obstacles such as climate change, population growth beyond earth’s capacity, and an increase in demand for energy and water caused by a strive for prosperity and expansion.

The DESERTEC Concept provides a way to solve these challenges.

The TREC-Network, which developed the DESERTEC Concept, has achieved a great deal since the first edition of the WhiteBook was presented to the European Parliament ! It has – with mounting support by others – brought the DESERTEC Concept to the attention of policy makers throughout EUMENA and also worldwide. In the recently established Union for the Mediterranean, the French Presidency has put the DESERTEC Concept on their political agenda.

To discover the concept :