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Fifth International Congress on Desert Economy: Scientific Research in the Service of Desert, the Sahara, Arid Zones, Dry Lands, and Remote Rural Areas Economic Development.

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The International Congress on Desert Economy – Dakhla, is an interdisciplinary scientific research platform on the desert, arid lands, and the Sahara (hot drylands, hyperarid or semi-arid regions, oasis and remote rural areas) economy, management, and development (rural development), in order to contribute effectively to the good governance and in the sustainable development of arid lands worldwide, by attracting and promoting investment opportunities in the Sahara and deserts, and by stimulating meetings between all stakeholders on a global scale: Academics, Professionals, Policy-Makers, Civil society and NGOs…, with a view to fostering dialog, partnership, and cooperation among desert countries worldwide: Africa and the Gulf States (the MENA and the Sahel…), the United States of America, Australia, China, India, South America…, with the aim of valuing and promoting the desert knowledge and its related studies’ and conferences’ findings and recommendations, and creating a conducive environment to the exchange of experiences, expertise, trainings, educational practices and innovation, around themes related to the desert economy and to the arid lands management, such as Tourism, travel industry and tourism economics; Livestock economics, management, and production; Agriculture, aquaculture, and agricultural economics (rural economics); The Economics of water, drought and water scarcity management; Renewable energy, energy economics, and energy management; Mining and natural resource management; Phosphate economics and the phosphate fertilizer industry; Transportation and logistics; Fisheries, maritime, sea, and ocean economy; Economics of space (space economy) and space industry; Technology and innovation; Water sports and entertainment, sports economy and sports management; Cultural and creative industries, tangible and intangible heritage; Biodiversity, wetlands, environment, and nature conservation and management…

The International Congress on Desert Economy – ENCG, Dakhla, Morocco (ICDED), is the pioneer and the very first worldwide scientific research meeting ever organized (the first edition was in February 2018) on arid lands, the Sahara, and desert economic development, whose approach is to think globally (internationally) and act locally, it’s annually co-organized by the National School of Business and Management (ENCG) of Dakhla, and the Regional Council of Dakhla Oued Eddahab region – Morocco. This fifth edition will be held on April 18 and 19, 2024, at the ENCG, Dakhla city, Morocco (see the previous edition of 2023).

Besides the main theme of this fifth edition entitled “Scientific Research in the Service of Desert, the Sahara, and Remote Rural Areas Economic Development”, it will also be devoted to addressing general issues on the desert (Sahara) economy management and its sustainable development.

Organizer - The National School of Business and Management (ENCG) of Dakhla, Morocco

 

Date

18 Apr. 2024
19 Apr. 2024
 

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Dakhla
 

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