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Capacity and knowledge building on the Sustainable Use of WAter REsources in Syrian Agriculture

Objective

SUWARESA main objective is to reinforce scientific and research cooperation capacities of MAAR-GCSAR-ANRR in the sustainable management of water resources in Syrian agriculture and to increase its competency and fund rising skills for a successful participation in the EU Research Framework Programme. The specific objectives of SUWARESA are: Setting-up of the research/cooperation priorities between Syria and the EU in the field of agricultural water management; Capacity building and human resources development for scientific research and research cooperation in the Syrian agricultural water management sector; Promoting networking, joint research themes and exchange of knowledge on specific topics of agricultural water management; Setting- up the ANRR research and cooperation strategy on the short and long-term basis; and Disseminating the results of activities by using different tools. SUWARESA will be carried out in close collaboration with two well reputed regional partners (CIHEAM-IAMB and CSIC), and with the involvement of local stakeholders and recognized, external, international S&T policy experts and from the other (neighbouring) European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) countries.

Field of science

  • /natural sciences/earth and related environmental sciences/hydrology
  • /engineering and technology/environmental engineering/natural resource management/water management
  • /agricultural sciences/agriculture, forestry, and fisheries/agriculture

Call for proposal

FP7-INCO-2010-6
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Funding Scheme

CSA-SA - Support actions

Coordinator

Ministry of Agriculture and Agrarian Reform
Address
Baramkeh
Damascus
Syria
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
EU contribution
€ 245 244
Administrative Contact
Awadis Arslan (Dr.)

Participants (2)

CENTRO INTERNAZIONALE DI ALTISTUDI AGRONOMICI MEDITERRANEI
Italy
EU contribution
€ 170 344
Address
Via Ceglie 9
70010 Valenzano
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Saverio De Santis (Dr.)
AGENCIA ESTATAL CONSEJO SUPERIOR DEINVESTIGACIONES CIENTIFICAS
Spain
EU contribution
€ 84 316
Address
Calle Serrano 117
28006 Madrid
Activity type
Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Eusebio Jiménez Arroyo (Mr.)