PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Hodge Schindler Integrated Communications

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Co-sponsored by UNESCO Malta-III Conference Unites Middle East Scientific Community on Gaza Water Reclamation - Scientists met last month in Istanbul to discuss the most pressing environmental concerns for the Middle East. The results of the conference include a drafted resolution to be sent to former British PM, Tony Blair
Co-sponsored by UNESCO Malta-III Conference Unites Middle East Scientific Community on Gaza Water Reclamation

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Chicago, IL, United States, 2008/02/03 - Scientists met last month in Istanbul to discuss the most pressing environmental concerns for the Middle East. The results of the conference include a drafted resolution to be sent to former British PM, Tony Blair.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Environment/Recycle Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Crafting a resolution calling on global leaders to recognize and address a looming water shortage in Gaza was the major joint concern addressed at the recent Malta-III Conference in Istanbul, Turkey. Scientists from 13 Middle Eastern countries and Israel gathered in December to raise awareness of critically needed water reclamation projects in Gaza, among other important environmental issues.

The record 87 participants unanimously passed a resolution calling on governments to look beyond present conflicts and address issues that ultimately will affect the health of everyone in the region. The Gaza resolution was sent to Middle East envoy Tony Blair, the former Prime Minister of Great Britain, for further action.
The conference’s intensive workshops produced initiatives regarding air and water quality, education and green chemistry, alternative energy sources, medicinal and natural products and nano-technology. Plans were made to launch a workshop in Turkey this summer on nano-technology for post-doctorate and graduate students from the Middle East. Nine Middle Eastern representatives also committed to join the organizing committee for the 2009 Malta-IV Conference, the first time scientists from the region will help plan the next event.

Founded in 2003 by Dr. Zafra Lerman, professor of science and public policy at Columbia College Chicago, the Malta-III Conference included six plenary lectures by Nobel Laureates Aaron Ciechanover of Israel, Richard Ernst of Switzerland, Tim Hunt of the United Kingdom, and Americans Roald Hoffmann, Walter Kohn and Sherry Rowland. Middle Eastern participants arrived from Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates.

The Malta-III conference was co-sponsored by UNESCO, the American Chemical Society, the Royal Society of Chemistry (England), and others.

Non-media inquiries should be directed to Jeffrey Wade at Columbia College Chicago: jwade[.]colum.edu or 312.344.7544

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Environment/Recycle Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Hodge Schindler Integrated Communications

 
 

Availability: All Metropolitan Area

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Environment/Recycle articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Co-sponsored by UNESCO Malta-III Conference Unites Middle East Scientific Community on Gaza Water Reclamation

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

|
Publisher Contact: David Donze - HodgeSchindler.com 
312-666-6662 ddonze[.]hodgeschindler.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Hodge Schindler Integrated Communications securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Environment/Recycle via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Hodge Schindler Integrated Communications / Company Profile


Read Environment/Recycle Most Recent Related Newswires:

Rapid Growth of the Southeast Asian Integrated Facilities Management Market Attracts Investments from Global Players Finds Frost & Sullivan
Jackson, Mississippi Establishes Environmental Partnership with Veolia for Wastewater Operations and Maintenance Services
Belgian Wastewater Treatment Plant First in Europe to Use ZeeLung* Technology
Frost & Sullivan Names Aquasana, Inc. North American Company of the Year for Residential Water Treatment
GE’s Water & Process Technologies Invests in Demonstrating ‘Energy Neutral’ Wastewater Solutions in Conjunction with Ontario’s University of Guelph
Agilyx Developing First Styrene Monomer Production Facility Using its Proprietary Commercial Pyrolysis System
GE’s Water & Process Technologies to Upgrade Chinese Wastewater Treatment Plant
Agilyx Announces New Chairman and Board Member
Tech Advancements Expand Growth Opportunities within European Hazardous Waste Management Finds Frost & Sullivan
Veolia Acquires Enovity - Strengthens Energy Solution Services
Frost & Sullivan Lauds Evoqua's Exceptional Turnaround Times and Product Quality in the Mobile Water Treatment Market
Agilyx Introduces Public Monthly Plant Tours
Veolia Chosen to Engineer and Deliver A Large Scale Wastewater Treatment Plant for Aramco’s Jazan Refinery in Saudi Arabia
NACWA Recognizes Veolia and Three Municipal Partners for Superior Environmental Compliance
Lewatit and Lewabrane to Treat Nile water

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)