Civil society organizations
Blaustein Institute for Desert Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Prepares demonstration and training projects based on the experience of dryland afforestation, watershed management and reuse of treated wastewater and bio-solids. Organizes training courses annually, one on dryland agriculture and biotechnology and another on the conservation of dryland biodiversity. Is developing a project on collaboration to control natural resource degradation of arid lands in the region.
Prof. Avigad Vonshak, Director
972 8 6596777/700
972 8 6596703
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Sede Boqer Campus