Ongoing Projects

Grant Award Competition for Joint Arab-US Early-career Women Research Teams

Grant Award Competition for Joint Arab-US Early-career Women Research Teams

Thematic Areas: Research innovation

Geographical Scope: Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region

Timeline: March, 2016 - December, 2019

Inception and Design Phase of the Arab Women Scientists Leadership Program – Tamkeen

Inception and Design Phase of the Arab Women Scientists Leadership Program – Tamkeen

Thematic Areas: Capacity development in leadership and innovation skills of women researchers

Geographical Scope: Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region

Timeline: August, 2016 - March, 2017

Feasibility of nano-filtration for desalinization of saline/seawater used for irrigating vegetable crops under Qatar conditions

Thematic Areas: Assessment of natural resources in marginal environments 

Geographical Scope: Qatar and the United Arab Emirates

Timeline: January, 2015 - January, 2018

Technical assistance to PHOSBOUCRAA FOUNDATION for Foum El Oued-Laayoune Project: Improvement of Forage Production System on Salt-Affected Farms

Thematic Areas: Crop productivity and diversification 

Geographical Scope: Morocco

Timeline: January, 2014 - January, 2017

Soil salinity and properties mapping using remote sensing, geographical information system and field validation - Case study of Bahrain and United Arab Emirates

Thematic Areas: Assessment of natural resources in marginal environments

Geographical Scope: Bahrain and United Arab Emirates

Timeline: January, 2015 - January, 2017