November 30, 2016
New study reveals the potential of conservation agriculture across Tunisia’s degraded lands.
November 09, 2016
An improved surface irrigation technique offers farmers a more sustainable and efficient alternative to conventional irrigation systems
October 29, 2016
Can conservation agriculture deliver for farmers across the Arab World?
December 08, 2015
Mauritania's PM pledges full support to “expand wheat production in the country to enhance national food security and reduce dependence on imports.
December 08, 2015
Land degradation, climate change and water scarcity were some of the big priorities discussed at the 12th session of the COP12 of the UNCCD held in Ankara, Turkey in October.
September 08, 2015
Scientists Call for Action at EXPO Milano on Salinity, a Growing Agricultural Crisis: The Case of Iraq
Iraq, once the cradle of agriculture, is facing a growing crisis as increasing levels of salinity in its soil and irrigation water are reducing the country’s food production. Today, some 70 percent...
September 06, 2015
A new partnership agreement was signed between the Palestinian Ministry of Agriculture, UNDP and ICARDA to link agricultural research in Palestine to the sustainable development goals. This...
August 23, 2015
The dirt beneath our feet is more valuable than you might think. Soil is the basis for both food and fuel production and it is essential for the ecosystem services that nature provides us. Soil is...
June 17, 2015
On World Day to Combat Desertification we must renew our commitment to healthy soils and productive land.
June 07, 2015
ICARDA’s work with national and community partners is creating solutions to benefit the 'badia's' ecology, and strengthen the resilience of Bedouin communities.