On 8 April 2021, the IOC and the Institute For Higher Education And Research In Agriculture, Food Systems and the Environment (Institut Agro) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on furthering scientific cooperation. In this context, the Institut Agro launched the ClimOliveMed project and invited the IOC to participate.
The meeting that took place in Marrakech from 8 to 12 March 2022 aimed to foster knowledge exchange between partners, strengthen the ties between them and launch a shared vision for the project as well as a joint action plan.
The Head of the Technical Cooperation and Training Department of the IOC, Catarina Bairrao Balula, gave a lecture on related IOC activities in this field.
The ClimOliveMed project strengthens ongoing research on olive growing and climate change. Further information is available on this link:IOC in deep connection with ClimOliveMed project ENLK_rev 150322 1156