Environment and Climate Change Research Directorate
The Environment and Climate Change Research Directorate is carrying out the following Mission :
1
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.
2
Promote the use of technology in the agricultural sector through GIS applications, remote sensing and modeling.
3
Qualify and capacity build up of technical staff.
4
Publish and document the results of agricultural research carried out in the Directorate.
5
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: