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New book outlines novel water management approaches for Morocco

New book outlines novel water management approaches for Morocco

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is one of the world’s driest regions, suffering from climate change effects. This calls for efforts to identify alternative and innovative solutions to mitigate and adapt to these changes.

Scientists, experts from over 46 countries agree to form global quinoa consortium

Scientists, experts from over 46 countries agree to form global quinoa consortium

More than150 delegates at the biggest international conference of 2016 on quinoa, including leaders, policymakers, scientists, experts and professionals from over 46 countries, have agreed to form a global consortium on quinoa.

First-of-its-kind Emirates Soil Museum opens its doors in Dubai

First-of-its-kind Emirates Soil Museum opens its doors in Dubai

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.

ICBA, Zayed University sign agreement on research and training cooperation

ICBA, Zayed University sign agreement on research and training cooperation

The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) and Zayed University signed today a memorandum of understanding to boost research and training collaboration.

Dubai hosts biggest international conference on quinoa

Dubai hosts biggest international conference on quinoa

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.