Gunter Pauli: innovation and entrepreneurship at the WEEC

His visionary approach, supported by dozens of projects, is dedicated to design a society which respond to people’s needs using what is locally available. Read More

WEEC Secretary General Mario Salomone’s Speech Open Ceremony

Your Royal Highness,

Today we have the great pleasure to open the 7th WEEC in Your presence and under the High Patronage of His Majesty the King of Morocco Mohammed VI.

Your Royal Highness, autorities and delegates of international, national and local institutions, dear participants coming from Morocco and from all over the World

Firts of all, I would like to thank sincerely the King of Morocco, the Mohammed VI Foundation for the protection of the environment and its President Her Royal Highness the Princess Lalla Hasnaa, the Foundation’s team and all those that have contributed, here in Morocco, to the congress’ organisation and to the success of this important international meeting : the people, the institutions, the Morocco’s scientific community and the city of Marrakech for their generous commitment.
I would also like to thank, in particularly, UNESCO, UNEP and ISESCO, whose highest delegates are taking part in this congress.

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The Marrakech Appeal Has Been Launched

At the end of the closing ceremony of the 7th WEEC (World Environmental Education Congress), held from 9 to 14 June 2013 in Marrakech (Morocco), an Appeal was launched to emphasise the role of environmental education and the need to activate more and more political and economic tools in this sector. The appeal was drawn… Read More

7th WEEC Marrakech 2013


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Environmental Education in Cities and Rural Areas: Seeking Greater Harmony
Marrakech (Morocco), 9-14 June 2013


The 7th World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC 2013), which occurred in Marrakech from the 9th to the 14th of June 2013, filled up with participants, meetings, ideas and even emotions sharing.
2400 participants, coming from all over the World (more than 105 nationalities were there!), shared and enjoyed together the 7th World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC 2013), for 5 days, from the 9th to the 14th of June, in the Marrakech Congresses Palace (Palais des Congrès). This record participation highlights the growing interest for the Environment and makes this unique event a reference forum in the Environmental Education field.

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The WEEC is coming!


The stakes of interaction: Coastal urbanization and marine protection

The 7th WEEC will have room also for the sea. All stakeholders engaged in EE focused on the sea are invited to attend the congress and to submit proposals. The 7th WEEC in Marrakech will be a special occasion to meet networks, institutions, researchers, local bodies, practitioners interested in EE for the marine environment protection… Read More