Climate – Smart agriculture

African agriculture has a massive social and economic footprint. The continent is vulnerable to climate change, demographic growth and natural resources mismanagement. How to develop African agricultural systems to address food security challenges and achieve resilience to climate change?
• Precision Farming
• Smart fertilizers
• Sustainable water management in irrigated and rainfed areas
• Microorganisms valorization in agriculture
• The use of nuclear technics for traçability and understanding tha behavior and transfert of heavy metal in soil-plant-water-climat systems
• Modeling biogeochemical cycle to assure reasonable agriculture
• Nature-Based Solutions for agricultural systems management and food security
• The use of digitalistion and remote sensing for characterization of natural resources quality and health
• Valorisation of agricultural and industrial byproducts for carbon sequestration
• Rehabilitation of degraded soils