Follow-up meeting of NATO SfP-982620 project with members from four NATO countries (United States, France, Germany, Turkey) associating Morocco and Mauritania.
As part of NATO's Mediterranean Dialogue countries project management mechanims, the meeting was held at Al Akhawayn University of Ifrane on February 12-13 2009. The first follow-up meeting of NATO Science for Peace SfP-982620 "Sahara Trade Winds to Hydrogen: Applied Research for Sustainable Energy Systems" project is part of the 'Science for Peace and Security' initiative linking NATO and Mediterranean Dialogue countries. The Sahara Wind Inc. company coordinates this applied research project on a regional basis. The latter established industrial synergies aimed at co-developing new energy technologies in Morocco and Mauritania.