The working group on “Saline Agriculture”, under the framework of WASAG, organizes a webinar titled "Saline Agriculture: Scaling up Opportunities and Challenges" to share knowledge and experience on global projects related to saline farming, as well as smart digital approaches and solutions.
Under the COVID-19 pandemic, unprecedented challenging conditions push the focus on how the local food production could be enhanced by utilizing low-quality water and land resources, such as brackish groundwater and salt-affected soils.
Opening remarks and Moderator, Dr. Ismahane Elouafi, Director General of ICBA
“Presentation on Saline Agriculture: Scaling up opportunities and challenges”
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Discussion / Q&A
Closing Remarks, Mr Eduardo Mansur, Director, FAO Land and Water Division