American Univesity of Beirut

Nature Conservation Center
  • The AUB Nature Conservation Center (AUB-NCC) is the only transdisciplinary academic center addressing nature conservation in the MENA region. We leverage the expertise and experience of AUB faculties, research staff, and volunteers to tackle the region’s most pressing environmental challenges.​


    To promote the conservation and sustainabale use of biodiversity and enable people to become the guardians and beneficiaries of their own natural heritage through research, education, community development, and knowledge dissemination. 

    The Center is committed to  the transition to a more environmentally conscious world by integrating sustainable development goals (SDG) into our society's economie​​s and environment through resourceful innovation, research, and development. 

    ​Priority Areas​

    • Enabling Environmental Leaders​
    • Discovering Medicinal Plants
    • Leading Community Development







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