Ongoing Projects

Regional Drought Management System for Middle East & North Africa

Thematic Areas: Climate change impacts and management, Assessment of natural resources in marginal environments

Geographical Scope: Middle East & North Africa (Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia)

Timeline: September, 2015 to September, 2018

The planting demonstration project using Cocoon

Thematic Areas: Natural Resources Assessment and Management

Geographical Scope: United Arab Emirates

Timeline: February, 2016 to October, 2017

Rehabilitation and Management of Salt-affected Soils to Improve Agricultural Productivity (RAMSAP)

Rehabilitation and Management of Salt-affected Soils to Improve Agricultural Productivity (RAMSAP)

Thematic Areas: Assessment of natural resources in marginal environments

Geographical Scope: The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Republic of South Sudan

Timeline: December, 2015 to December, 2019

Grant Award Competition for Joint Arab-US Early-career Women Research Teams

Grant Award Competition for Joint Arab-US Early-career Women Research Teams

Thematic Areas: Research innovation

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

Timeline: March, 2016 to December, 2019

Feasibility of nano-filtration for desalinization of saline/seawater used for irrigating vegetable crops under Qatar conditions

Thematic Areas: Assessment of natural resources in marginal environments 

Geographical Scope: Qatar and the United Arab Emirates

Timeline: January, 2015 to January, 2018