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Mediterranean Summer: Programs to Shape the Future of Sustainability

We are thrilled to announce our upcoming summer programs, designed to inspire and educate the next generation on the values and traditions of the Mediterranean culture, critical elements for a sustainable future. The Future Food Institute (FFI) has been at the forefront of integrating Mediterranean identity and values into educational initiatives for over a decade. […]

The Mediterranean diet has stood the test of time for one reason: It works effectively!

Characterized by its ease of adherence, balance, and flexibility, the Mediterranean diet significantly prevents chronic diseases that can shorten our lifespans. It is a dietary approach that has sustained generations and promises to enhance lifetimes. Delving into the recent National Geographic article on the Mediterranean diet reveals its significant benefits for managing chronic illnesses and […]

MED Talk – Voice of Mediterranean Heritage

The Permanent Secretariat of the Network of Emblematic Communities launches a series of live-streaming sessions with experts on the Mediterranean Diet, coming from all the emblematic communities. This initiative aims to promote the dissemination and safeguarding of the UNESCO intangible heritage of the Mediterranean Diet, emphasizing its value not only as a dietary model but […]

Night of the Museum in ŠKRIP

The Croatian Museum Society, in cooperation with numerous Croatian museums and other heritage, scientific, and educational institutions, organized the Night of the Museum event for the 19th time this year on Friday, January 26. The theme of this Museum Night was Museums and a new audience. It is appropriate at a time when new generations […]

Portugal and Tavira lead the coordination 2024 of the seven states and communities of the Mediterranean Diet

After celebrating the 10th anniversary of the inscription of the MD as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity on 4 December 2023, 2024 will be a special date for Tavira. There are numerous projects that we have been developing within the community with the aim of safeguarding and disseminate the Mediterranean Diet, namely craft workshops, culinary […]

Mediterranean Diet: Age-old heritages for global health

The municipality of Pollica, UNESCO emblematic community for the Mediterranean Diet, has actively participated in the celebrations of the Week of Italian Cuisine in the World 2023, to effectively spread the value of the heritage of the Mediterranean Diet model. We have celebrated Italian Cuisine Week in the World for eight years since 2015 when […]

National Agriculture Day in Italy: Artificial intelligence (with ethics) will save the Earth

Happy New Year to us!It is November 11, St. Martin’s Day: the New Year’s Day of Agriculture.At a time when the health of our planet is increasingly at the center of global concerns, this date takes on an even deeper meaning for us, reminding us of the vital importance of agriculture and respect for the […]

Mediterranean Diet: A Heritage Journey at Spanish Museums

This 2023, the UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage celebrates its 20th anniversary. The Ministry of Culture and Sport of Spain wished to join in this event by organizing various public and free dissemination events about those elements of the Spanish Intangible Cultural Heritage that are part of the Representative List […]

Tomorrow Tastes Mediterranean

The Tomorrow Tastes Mediterranean is an industry leadership conference organized by the Torribera Mediterranean Center (TMC). The aim of the conference Tomorrow Tastes Mediterranean aims to help the restaurant, foodservice industry and affiliated sectors better understand and transfer the healthful, sustainable, and cultural principles of the Mediterranean Diet into menus and products suited to the […]