The Ministry of Environment and Water (moew) and the International Center for Biosaline Agricutlure (ICBA) collaborate to find solutions to challenges facing agriculture in marginal environments. H.E. Dr Rashid Ahmed bin Fahed visits ICBA to discuss additional collaboration.
ICBA were pleased to host a visit by a senior level delegation from the Moroccan National Institute for Agriculture Research (INRA) on 4 March 2013.
Dr Tom Blake is a professor in plant breeding and genetics at the Montana State University (MSU) in the United States of America. Dr Blake has been a professor of barley breeding for the past 30 years at Montana.
Dr Ismahane Elouafi, Director General of the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) launched on 13 January 2013 the Regional Training Workshop on “Reclamation of land affected by salinity in Africa”. The 2-week training workshop is organized for African French-speaking countries at ICBA headquarters in Dubai and funded by the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA).
Dr. Ismahane Elouafi, Director General of the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA), along with Dr. Ahmed Al Sharif, Deputy Director General of ICBA and Dr. Abdullah Alshankiti, Senior Soil Scientist at ICBA, have met on the 19th of January, in Jeddah, with H.E. Dr. Ahmad Mohamed Ali, President of Islamic Development Bank (IDB); Mr.