Institution

International Center for Biosaline Agriculture

Acronym/Acronyme : ICBA
Description : About ICBA
The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) is a unique applied agricultural research center in the world with a focus on marginal areas where an estimated 1.7 billion people live. It identifies, tests and introduces resource-efficient, climate-smart crops and technologies that are best suited to different regions affected by salinity, water scarcity and drought. Through its work, ICBA helps to improve food security and livelihoods for some of the poorest rural communities around the world.
www.biosaline.org

Physical address/Adresse physique

Street/Rue : Academic City
Street/Rue : Dubai
Town/Ville : Dubai
Country/Pays : United Arab Emirates

Postal address/Adresse postale

Street/Rue : Dubai Academic City
Street/Rue : Dubai
Town/Ville : Dubai
Country/Pays : United Arab Emirates

Responsible/Responsable

Details for Head of Institution/Détail responsable
Name/Nom : Dr. Ismhane Elouafi
Details for Contact Person/Personne à contacter
Name/Nom : Showkat Nabi Rather

Institution detail and legal status/Detail institution et statut légal

Year of establishment/Année de creation : 1999

Domains

Mandat : Global
ARD Themes/RDA Themes : Plant production/Production végétale, Aquaculture & fishery/Pêche et aquaculture, Soil/Sols, Water/Eau, Environment/Environnement, Farming systems/Systèmes agricoles, Technology & Engineering/Technologie et ingénierie, Food technology & human nutrition/Technologie alimentaire et nutrition humaine, Socioeconomics/Socioéconomie
Activities / Activités : Training/Formation, Research/Recherche, Funding/Financement, Documentation, Networking/Réseautage, Management/Gestion