Adaptation of agriculture to climate change (Section 2)
GIS, Geo-Spatial data, Spatial Decision Support System (SDSS), Innovation for climate action, Water, adaptation to climate change, climate change, water management, water sustainability, water use and reuse, wateruse and reuse
We are willing to co-operate in project proposals as a partner who can offer an extensive experience in geographic information system and remote sensing technologies
DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ORGANISATION:
NCARE has good relations with many regional and international institutions such as the World Bank (WB) , the European Commission (EU) , United Nation Development Program (UNDP), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), German Technical Corporation (GIZ), International Development Research Center (IDRC), International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) , The Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands (ACSAD), Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD), Arab Organization for Agricultural Development (AOAD), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Global Environment Facility (GEF), Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development (AAAID), International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), International Plant Genetic Resources Institute (IPGRI), and The Association of Agricultural Research Institutions in the Near East in the Near East and North Africa (AARINENA)
Adopt the latest research findings from local and other sources for the purpose of improving agricultural production.
Conservation, preservation, and sustainable use of natural resources.
Achieve and maintain food sufficiency.
Maintain ecological balance through sustainable use of available resources without jeopardizing environmental status.
A distinguished center in Agricultural Research and Extension, for the optimal use of available resources geared to achieve a sustainable agricultural growth
Organize agricultural research and extension plans for sustainable development.
Adopt the latest agricultural techniques for local conditions.
Disseminate appropriate technologies to farmers through extension agents.
Enhance knowledge and improve skills of researchers and extension agents through education and training activities.
Conduct socio- economic studies.
Evaluate the effect of economic factors on agricultural production.
Capacity building of researchers and extension agents in collaboration with local, national and international partners and provides training and cross-learning opportunities in order to better addressing agricultural development problems.
The Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area will devise new R&I approaches to improve water availability and sustainable agriculture production in a region heavily distressed by climate change, urbanisation and population growth
The PRIMA programme is an Art.185 initiative supported and funded under Horizon 2020, the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.