Ongoing Projects

Scaling up small-scale irrigation technologies for improving food security in Sub-Saharan Africa

Thematic Areas: Assessment of natural resources in marginal environments

Geographical Scope: Arid and Semi-Arid areas of Senegal, Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso

Timeline: August, 2016 to July, 2020

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

Benefits and Risks of Using Treated Municipal Wastewater for Agricultural Production

Thematic Areas: Crop Productivity and Diversification

Geographical Scope: United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Timeline: January, 2013 to January, 2019

Soil Museum

Thematic Areas: Assessment of Natural Resources in Marginal Environments

Geographical Scope: UAE

Timeline: January, 2010 to October, 2018

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

Inland and coastal modular farms for climate change adaptation in desert environments

Inland and coastal modular farms for climate change adaptation in desert environments

Thematic Areas: Crop Productivity and Diversification

Geographical Scope: UAE

Timeline: May, 2017 to April, 2018

Technical assistance to PHOSBOUCRAA FOUNDATION for Foum El Oued-Laayoune Project: Improvement of Forage Production System on Salt-Affected Farms

Thematic Areas: Crop productivity and diversification 

Geographical Scope: Morocco

Timeline: January, 2014 to March, 2018

Model for seed production of resilient salt-tolerant crop species for Climate Smart Agriculture in Egypt

Model for seed production of resilient salt-tolerant crop species for Climate Smart Agriculture in Egypt

Thematic Areas: Crop productivity and diversification

Geographical Scope: Egypt

Timeline: March, 2015 to March, 2018

Collaboration Programme Euphrates and Tigris

Thematic Areas: Assessment of Natural Resources in Marginal Environments

Geographical Scope: Euphrates and Tigris basin countries (Turkey, Syria, Iran, Iraq)

Timeline: January, 2014 to January, 2018