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ICBA director general receives prestigious award for achievements in science

ICBA director general receives prestigious award for achievements in science

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.

Young Emirati women students keen to contribute to UAE’s agricultural sector

Young Emirati women students keen to contribute to UAE’s agricultural sector

A group of 20 women students from the Department of Aridland Agriculture of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) in Al Ain visited the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) on November 20, 2016 to explore and learn various research and innovation activities.

Why soil conservation matters

Why soil conservation matters

The soil ecosystem plays a vital role in climate change as it regulates soil carbon sequestration and greenhouse gas emissions.

COP22-Marrakech: Leaders, experts urge more action on climate change-induced droughts in Middle East, North Africa

COP22-Marrakech: Leaders, experts urge more action on climate change-induced droughts in Middle East, North Africa

Leaders and experts from international, regional and national research, development and donor organizations today called for stepping up efforts on drought management and mitigation in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in the face of climate change.

ICBA Annual Report 2015 is published

ICBA Annual Report 2015 is published

The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) has published its Annual Report 2015. The report covers the center’s applied research and development work in different countries during 2015 with a focus on the five research and four enabling innovations set out in the ICBA Strategy 2013-2023.