FAO, Agriculture Ministry launch pioneering project for water-saving systems in Jordan


The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) on Monday launched a pioneering project to provide capacity building and technical support for the Integrated Agri-Aquaculture farming systems in Jordan.

According to an FAO statement, the project is designed to train unemployed agricultural engineering graduates and farmers, set up a knowledge base and conduct research on hydroponics and aquaponics farming units.