November - December, 2016

  • First-of-its-kind Emirates Soil Museum opens its doors in Dubai
    First-of-its-kind Emirates Soil Museum opens its doors in Dubai
First-of-its-kind Emirates Soil Museum opens its doors in Dubai
Thursday, 8 December, 2016

The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) inaugurated today the Emirates Soil Museum, a unique facility in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

  • Dubai hosts biggest international conference on quinoa
    Dubai hosts biggest international conference on quinoa
Dubai hosts biggest international conference on quinoa
Tuesday, 6 December, 2016

Leaders, scientists and experts from around the world gathered today at one of the biggest international conferences dedicated to quinoa since 2013 was declared the International Year of Quinoa by the United Nations.

  • ICBA director general receives prestigious award for achievements in science
    ICBA director general receives prestigious award for achievements in science
ICBA director general receives prestigious award for achievements in science
Thursday, 1 December, 2016
Dr. Ismahane Elouafi, Director General of the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA), has won a prestigious Arab Women of the Year 2016 award in recognition of her long-term commitment and contribution to promoting science and innovation, especially among Arab women.