Completed Projects

Improving Agricultural Soil Properties

Thematic Areas: Crop productivity and diversification

Geographical Scope: GCC countries

Timeline: January, 2014 to January, 2016

Unlocking the potential of Protected Agriculture in the GCC countries: cutting water consumption while supporting improved nutrition and food security

Thematic Areas: Crop productivity and diversification

Geographical Scope: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates

Timeline: January, 2015 to January, 2016

Using reflectance sensing in precision irrigation management and scheduling under arid conditions

Thematic Areas: Crop productivity and diversification

Geographical Scope: UAE

Timeline: January, 2015 to January, 2016

Molecular Mechanisms Involved in Salinity Tolerance in Barley

Thematic Areas: Crop Productivity and Diversification

Geographical Scope: MENA region

Timeline: January, 2013 to November, 2015

Investigation of Elite Date Palm for Salt Tolerance

Thematic Areas: Crop Productivity and Diversification

Geographical Scope: Arabian Peninsula

Timeline: January, 2001 to January, 2015

MAWRED: Modeling and Monitoring Agriculture and Water Resources for Development

Thematic Areas: Climate Change Impacts and Management

Geographical Scope: Middle East North Africa: Yemen, Palestine, Jordan, Tunisia and Iraq

Timeline: January, 2009 to January, 2015

Salicornia for Biosaline Agriculture

Thematic Areas: Aquaculture and Bioenergy

Geographical Scope: Coastal regions and dryland areas of the Arabian Peninsula

Timeline: January, 2011 to January, 2015

Improving Crop and Seed Production Systems under Sustainable Water/Irrigation Management in Sub-Saharan Africa

Thematic Areas: Crop Productivity and Diversification

Geographical Scope: Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) countries: Burkina Faso, Gambia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal

Timeline: January, 2011 to January, 2015

Alternative Production Systems, Technology Transfer and Capacity Building

Thematic Areas: Crop Productivity and Diversification

Geographical Scope: UAE

Timeline: January, 2009 to January, 2014

Adaptation to Climate Change in Marginal Environments in West Asia and North Africa

Thematic Areas: Climate Change Impacts and Management

Geographical Scope: West Asia and North Africa

Timeline: January, 2011 to January, 2014