Three major goals
MAP2ERAis the first European Project coordinated by a morrocan university witch constitue the first challenge and will impact further partnership between the European community and the morrocan universities. The central goal of MAP2ERAis to reinforce the international research cooperation between Morocco’s leading institute in medicinal & aromatic plants research NIMAP and European Research Area, ERA. This goal will be attained through pursuit of the following specific objectives: widen, build and guarantee.
1 - widen
Widen and reinforce direct links between leading research teams of NIMAP and best relevant European research organizations by conducting a series of networking and partnering events, and facilitating direct mobility of scientists aimed at initiating new joint projects.
2 - build
Build the cooperation capacity in NIMAP by providing a comprehensive training to members of the Moroccan research institute to develop/enhance their skills and competences with regard to building international research partnerships.
3 - guarantee
Guarantee the sustainability and long-lasting positive effect of the project by developing a comprehensive Development Strategy of NIMAP aiming at significant strengthening of the role the Institute plays in meeting the national socio-economic challenges and regional/international research activities.