IITA and UM6P collaborate to ensure sustainable agriculture in Africa via research
IITA–CGIAR, one of Africa’s largest cutting-edge research institutes, recently signed a collaborative partnership agreement with Universite Mohammed VI Polytechnique (UM6P). This is due to the common interest in promoting cooperation and exchange shared between organizations in education, research, and innovation.
The partnership focuses on establishing a strategic relationship to foster the development of cooperation in collaborative areas. These include research projects, agriculture, capacity building program implementation, and organization of specific events.
According to the report, the collaboration would be accomplished by exchanging professors and research scholars, graduate students, scientific materials, publications, and other information of mutual interests, as well as collaborative activities such as lectures, symposia, and joint research.