BGU researchers are improving the quality of human life in drylands by promoting environmental conservation and sustainable development.

At BGU’s Swiss Institute for Dryland Environmental and Energy Research , social scientists, architects and urban planners are developing environmental solutions to residential life that are aligned with the cultural, socio-economic and political considerations unique to dryland societies. Ecologists are studying Israel as model desert ecosystems for advancing knowledge in biodiversity conservation. Geographers, meteorologists, mechanical engineers, mathematicians, physicists, and chemists are investigating various aspects of the physical environment.

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Celebrating the Remarkable 2 Spotlights Climate Change

May 3, 2022

Tags: Alternative Energy, Desert & Water Research, Natural Sciences

Arizona Jewish Life — A new and alarming United Nations report declared that due to climate change, we are now “on
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Moroccan University Delegation Visits BGU

April 4, 2022

Tags: Desert & Water Research, Leadership, Awards & Events

JewishPress.com — Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P) President Hicham El Habti recently led a delegation of ten of the university’s
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BGU Scientists Offer Climate Change Mitigation Strategy

November 1, 2021

Tags: Natural Sciences, Research News

The Jerusalem Post — As the climate crisis continues to threaten many services that plant communities provide to humans, including
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