Combating Desertification – Agriculture and Environment under Drought Conditions

/Combating Desertification – Agriculture and Environment under Drought Conditions

Moderator: Mr. Itzik Ben-David, Senior Deputy Director General – Foreign Trade, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

16:10-16:35: Keynote: Hon. Carola Schouten, Minister of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality – The Netherlands – Your Ally In The Battle Against Climate Change

16:35-17:00: Keynote: Dr. Guillaume Gruere, Senior Policy Analyst, Trade and Agriculture Directorate, OECD – Confronting water scarcity risks in agriculture: what role for polices?

17:00-17:20: Prof. Marcelo Sternberg, Tel Aviv University – Effects of climate change on grazing management: knows and unknowns in time of uncertainty

17:20-17:40: Dr. Rakefet David-Schwartz, Senior Researcher, ARO, Volcani Center – Mechanisms to cope with water stress in forest trees at the semi-arid area in Israel

17:40-18:00: Dr. Zvi Peleg, Senior Lecturer, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem – Saving roots for rainy days

 

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