Arab Women
Leaders in Agriculture

Towards Lean Innovation

About Awla

About Awla

We are aware that the MENA region has a great wealth of talented women researchers. It is this potential whether realized or not, which mobilize our efforts to drive the best out of our Arab women researchers towards creating innovative solutions for the sustainability and prosperity of the agriculture future in the region and beyond.


More about Awla

  1. Call for Applications

    March 08, 2019: Women's Day
  2. Deadline of Call for Applications

    April 15, 2019
  3. Candidates' short-listing

    April 22, 2019
  4. Interviews

    May 6, 2019
  5. Fellows' Selection

    May 15, 2019
  6. Module 1 (5 days)

    June 16 - 20, 2019

    Jordan hub (Jordan, Palestine, Egypt and Lebanon).

  7. Module 1 (5 days)

    July 1 - 5, 2019

    Tunisia hub (Tunisia, Morocco and Algeria).

  8. Module 2 (5 days)

    October 6 - 10, 2019

    Jordan hub (Jordan, Palestine, Egypt and Lebanon).

  9. Module 2 (5 days)

    October 21 - 25, 2019

    Tunisia hub (Tunisia, Morocco and Algeria).

  10. Module 3 (5 days)

    January 12 - 16, 2020

    Jordan hub (Jordan, Palestine, Egypt and Lebanon).

  11. Module 3 (5 days)

    January 27 - 31, 2020

    Tunisia hub (Tunisia, Morocco and Algeria).

Words of Inspiration

Hosted by

International Center for Biosaline Agriculture

Funded by

Islamic Development Bank

Gates Foundation

CGIAR Research Program on Wheat