Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir is a sociologist and president of the High Atlas Foundation in Morocco

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 20th Sep

It is human nature to wish to be remembered. We have an innate desire to leave behind a legacy or some tangible proof of...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 19th Aug

The tree nursery at Imerdel, Province of Ouarzazate, Morocco (7 July 2021, HAF) By Yossef Ben-Meir, Marrakech Twenty-seven...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 05th Aug

Human languages family tree, 2014. By Yossef Ben-Meir and Ellen Hernandez When community meetings are held to determine priority development projects in villages, in neighborhoods, in schools, in agricultural fields—wherever they may take place—we want to speak the language that is spoken there, spoken every day. The idea of a person or a...

Morocco
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Women planting an olive tree in the Marrakech-Safi region of Morocco (High Atlas Foundation, 2021) By Yossef Ben-MeirMarrakech The...

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Mainstay of Participatory Development Dr. Yossef Ben-MeirMarrakech Participatory community movements found a contemporary...

Morocco Youth
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outh in northern Morocco participating in a community meeting (2020 by the High Atlas Foundation). By Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir Social...

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High Atlas Foundation, collaborates with the people of Morocco The US-Moroccan NGO, High Atlas Foundation, collaborates...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 24th Nov

By Yossef Ben-MeirMarrakechOne ought not to doubt the Kingdom of Morocco’s abiding sincerity in its commitment...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 12th Oct

By Yossef Ben-MeirMarrakech October 17 marks the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. The commemoration...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 29th Sep

By Yossef Ben-Meir and Ellen Hernandez Harnessing the experiences and the history of religious and ethnic groups in Morocco...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 05th Sep

Will our dreams – our Moroccan dreams – come true? As so many of us ask when we commemorate an anniversary...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 04th Aug

Members of a cooperative in Morocco meeting and planning their future (July 2020). Yossef Ben-MeirMarrakechSystems devised...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 23rd Jul

A model of the Alternative-Participatory Development social system (Yossef Ben-Meir, 2009) By Yossef Ben-Meir Marrakech The...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 09th Jul

By Yossef Ben-Meir Marrakech Recently, I had a moment of self-reflection brought about by the passing of someone...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 29th Jun

Bill Nichols at the Women’s Cooperative of Tassa Ouirgane, Jan 2020 (HAF) By Yossef Ben-MeirMarrakech Bill Nichols...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 16th Jun

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir By Yossef Ben-Meir There may be irony in Morocco now reconsidering and revamping its development...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 29th May

Yossef Ben-Meir is a sociologist and president of the High Atlas Foundation By Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir How can we achieve...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 07th Apr

By Nicolas Pantelick Marrakech Spring 2020 Meandering through the dusty foothills of the Moroccan Atlas Mountains,...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 17th Feb

Vermont Senator and Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders embraces the ter Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir The phrase “Democratic...

Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir on 21st Jan

An olive tree planted in a schoolyard in the Marrakech region of Morocco. By Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir Marrakech In recent...

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