Sponsored by the Unesco Chair for Desertification, the Director of the Institute and the co-ordinator of the Program of Desertification and its Combating responded to an invitation from the:
Dubai, Al Ain Rd
The Institute has formulated a draft of a memo of Co-operation that concentrate on:
1. Utilization of marginal water for agricultural production in the red sea region (Establishment of a model farm).
2. Exchange of plant genetic material (including local collection from Sudan )
3. Capacity building in ‘Biosaline Agriculture’.
4. Short term visits of the Center’s Staff and Students to ICBA.