How Oman uses ancient engineering to optimize water use

How Oman uses ancient engineering to optimize water use

The Sultanate of Oman is an oil-rich country located in the southeastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula. Like its neighbors, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Emirates, Oman has profited immensely from the wealth brought by the oil boom since the 70’s. As a...
Painted Desert

Painted Desert

Yellow, orange and aquamarine spring to life in Mauritania through the creative touch of women’s artisanal groups. Text: Brigitte Doumit Photos: Tatiana Philiptchenko / Megapress.ca Appeared in Elle Canada, Oct 2007  Bales of fabric surround the 20 women who are...