Fellowship: Arab Women Leaders in Agriculture
The International Centre for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) launches the Arab Women Leaders in Agriculture “Awla Fellowship”. The Awla Fellowship is a capacity building program and agricultural research fellowship. Theme in the first fellowship cycle is about “The role of women in agriculture prosperity”. Participants will receive research and development training, coaching and mentoring to guide their career development.
To be eligible, the candidates must be, among others:
- Arab women researchers from Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia;
- Available in possession of a passport valid at least 6 months beyond December 2020;
- Passionate about innovation and R&D in agriculture, food security and nutrition;
- Commitment to making positive change in their local communities and beyond
- Respect for diversity.