Environment and Climate Change Research Directorate
The Environment and Climate Change Research Directorate is carrying out the following Mission :
Conduct research and studies that contribute to:
1.1- Enhancing integrated management for sustainable natural resources, and land use planning.
1.2- Conserving ecosystems and their pertaining services.
1.3- Detecting climate change, its impact, and methods of adaptation.
1.4- Drought monitoring and drought early warning.
Promote the use of technology in the agricultural sector through GIS applications, remote sensing and modeling.
Qualify and capacity build up of technical staff.
Publish and document the results of agricultural research carried out in the Directorate.
Prepare the annual plan for the implementation of the work assigned to the Directorate and follow-up its implementation.
The Directorate has the following departments and divisions , which carry out the tasks assigned to it: