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Abu Dhabi Fund for Development and the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture Announced the Construction of Emirates Soil Museum

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development and the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture Announced the Construction of Emirates Soil Museum

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to complete the construction of the Emirates Soil Museum in the Emirate of Dubai. The Museum, a distinctive facility and a unique hub for soil education, will be the first of its kind in the Gulf Cooperation Countries (GCC) and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) regions.

IsDB, Gates Foundation support new program for women scientists in Middle East, North Africa

IsDB, Gates Foundation support new program for women scientists in Middle East, North Africa

The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) launched today the design phase of a new major regional program to empower young Arab women scientists and leaders in agricultural research and development.

ICBA delegation visits Sudan to boost collaboration

ICBA delegation visits Sudan to boost collaboration

On August 3-4, 2016, a delegation of the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) led by Dr. Ismahane Elouafi, Director General, paid a series of official visits to partner organizations in Sudan.

FEWA delegation visits International Center for Biosaline Agriculture to talk collaboration

FEWA delegation visits International Center for Biosaline Agriculture to talk collaboration

A delegation from the Federal Electricity and Water Authority (FEWA) headed by Mr. Mohammed Mohammed Saleh, Director General, visited today the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) to discuss prospects for collaboration.

ICBA, US research centers lead $4m project to help MENA region respond to drought

ICBA, US research centers lead $4m project to help MENA region respond to drought

The Dubai-based International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA), the National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute at the University of Nebraska are co-leading a $4-million research effort. The project is designed to help the Middle East and North Africa region balance water consumption and increase agricultural productivity, with a focus on drought management.