Adaptation - Resilience
Education - Awareness-raising
Territorial planning and territorial management
Educational Urban Vegetable Garden
This project focuses on residents of Casablanca and raising awareness on the importance of having green areas in the city. Waste water is reused for irrigation of the urban vegetable gardens.
An initiative of Association de Recherche-Action pour le Développement Durable (ARADD)
Overview of the projectThis 1600 m2 educational vegetable garden is watered thanks to the reuse of waste water coming for the Mediouna station. The experimentation areas offer 7 crops = areas (vegetable garden, forests, fruit trees and herb plants...) including:
- a tree nursery
- a biodiversity zone
- a compost area.
Raising awareness on the importance of having green areas in the city for reusing waste water for irrigation.
Funding thanks to partnership with the Lydec Foundation
The organisation combines environmental, social and economic concerns for a sustainable development. The areas of expetise are:
- Training and support for water engineering projects
- Green buildings
- Waste recycling
- Renewable energy...