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Inspire Middle East

Inspire Middle East

Every week Inspire Middle East brings you unmissable stories from across a region bursting with new energy. Euronews’ Middle East show, explores cutting edge innovation , tech, fashion, lifestyle and culture; introducing you to the region’s trend setters and game changers. Inspire Middle East showcases new voices, and vibrant storytelling from across the business and cultural spectrum, connecting people in the region with those around the world.
9 Episodes
Euronews

Ideas Episodes

Ghana: Dying cocoa plantations

Ghana: Dying cocoa plantations

Ghana is the world's second largest cocoa exporter. But production has declined due to crop disease and extreme dry weather. An organization from the Netherlands is helping farmers to replace their old cocoa trees.
7mins
Deutsche Welle
Mexico: Sustainable tourism

Mexico: Sustainable tourism

For centuries the Mixtec community in the state of Oaxaca has been farming agave plants. They now want to share their traditions with outsiders. The farmers have the support of Rutopia, a startup from Mexico City that promotes rural eco-tourism.
8mins
Deutsche Welle
Inspire Middle East - World Government Summit: Leaders prioritize climate change solutions

World Government Summit: Leaders prioritize climate change solutions

The 7th edition of World Government Summit was held in Dubai, gathering world leaders alongside experts in the sectors of technology, economy, environment and wellbeing.
12mins
Euronews
Inspire Middle East - How does switching between languages impact your body?

How does switching between languages impact your body?

UAE-based researchers are exploring how switching between languages affects the body and brain.
3mins
Euronews
Inspire Middle East - Wagner’s The Valkyrie debuts in Abu Dhabi

Wagner’s The Valkyrie debuts in Abu Dhabi

Richard Wagner’s The Valkyrie was staged in the United Arab Emirates for the very first time. The performance was part of the Abu Dhabi Classics season, an initiative that brings international musical talent to the emirates.
12mins
Euronews
Inspire Middle East - UAE residents celebrate the Chinese New Year

UAE residents celebrate the Chinese New Year

Chinese residents in the United Arab Emirates gathered to celebrate the Lunar New Year.
4mins
Euronews
Iraq: Uncertain future for IS families

Iraq: Uncertain future for IS families

Following the defeat of the terror organization Islamic State, the families of thousands of dead militants are stranded in refugee camps in Iraq. They're shunned in the camps, and outcasts in the country.
6mins
Deutsche Welle
Global Teen from the Dominican Republic

Global Teen from the Dominican Republic

Amelia Ceballos Melenciano is 16 years old and comes from the Cinco de April quarter of the San Cristobal municipality in the Dominican Republic.
2mins
Deutsche Welle
Colombia - the wetlands of Rio Magdalena under threat

Colombia - the wetlands of Rio Magdalena under threat

In the rainy season, the Rio Magdalena in Colombia creates a vast area of wetlands. But now its flood plains are threatened by climate change, agriculture and logging. A women's initiative is fighting to save this vital natural resource.
7mins
Deutsche Welle
Inspire Middle East - Latest digital book trends showcased at Abu Dhabi Publishing Forum

Latest digital book trends showcased at Abu Dhabi Publishing Forum

The Abu Dhabi Publishing Forum came to a close on January 30th, following three days of workshops and panel discussions on the industry's latest trends.
2mins
Euronews
Inspire Middle East - 'Fresh Prince' star DJ Jazzy Jeff talks Will Smith & highlights industry problems

'Fresh Prince' star DJ Jazzy Jeff talks Will Smith & highlights industry problems

DJ Jazzy Jeff, famous for starring in the 90's television series ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’, came to the United Arab Emirates to perform his latest set.
12mins
Euronews
Inspire Middle East - Egypt moves fashion forward for plus sized women

Egypt moves fashion forward for plus sized women

Young designers are challenging style norms in Egypt by promoting body positive clothing and catering to plus-size women.
2mins
Euronews