Completed Projects

Evaluation of the efficiency of BonteraTM microbial soil enhancer in improving soil quality for crop production

Thematic Areas: Natural Resources Management in Marginal Environments

Geographical Scope: UAE

Timeline: January, 2014 to September, 2017

Evaluating Green Compost and Zeolite to Enhance Soil Quality for Dubai Sustainable City

Thematic Areas: Natural Resources Management in Marginal Environments 

Geographical Scope: UAE

Timeline: January, 2014 to September, 2017

Evaluating Perlite to Save Water in Urban Landscapes

Thematic Areas: Crop productivity and diversification

Geographical Scope: UAE

Timeline: January, 2015 to September, 2017

Soil salinity and properties mapping using remote sensing, geographical information system and field validation - Case study of Bahrain and United Arab Emirates

Thematic Areas: Assessment of natural resources in marginal environments

Geographical Scope: Bahrain and United Arab Emirates

Timeline: January, 2015 to September, 2017

Inception and Design Phase of the Arab Women Scientists Leadership Program – Tamkeen

Inception and Design Phase of the Arab Women Scientists Leadership Program – Tamkeen

Thematic Areas: Capacity development in leadership and innovation skills of women researchers

Geographical Scope: Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region

Timeline: August, 2016 to May, 2017

Plant Genetic Resources for Marginal Environments: Identification, Multiplication and Dissemination

Thematic Areas: Crop Productivity and Diversification

Geographical Scope: Global

Timeline: January, 2012 to January, 2017

Integrated Aqua-Agriculture for Enhanced Food and Water Security

Thematic Areas: Aquaculture and Bioenergy

Geographical Scope: Arabian Peninsula

Timeline: January, 2013 to January, 2016

Quinoa for Marginal Environments (Phase II)

Thematic Areas: Crop Productivity and Diversification

Geographical Scope: Arabian Peninsula and UAE

Timeline: January, 2013 to January, 2016

Application of near-real time monitoring systems for irrigated agriculture in MENA

Thematic Areas: Water Productivity and Conservation, Further Advancing the Blue Revolution Initiative

Geographical Scope: MENA region: Jordan, Oman, Tunisia, UAE and Yemen. 

Timeline: January, 2014 to January, 2016

Improving Agricultural Soil Properties

Thematic Areas: Crop productivity and diversification

Geographical Scope: GCC countries

Timeline: January, 2014 to January, 2016