Thanks for this important point dear Irene, In the preparation of the activity plan, which was not much discussed in this proposed idea, we had dealt with an agricultural consultant with extensive experience in this area, and was agreed with him: The first month of the implementation will be a month of training, through which the consultant provides a full and detailed explanation about the idea and to provide a mechanism for the effective implementation, using a scientific and practical methodology. The training will primarily targeted at the potential labour resources, who will be selected according to specific criteria and conditions, and other potential stakeholder. During this phase, we will benefit from our first experience in this field, which was previously implemented through plastic (half pipe) channels. Taking into account the advanced steps in our current idea, which will include the application of the idea within the plastic houses (greenhouses), with the possibility of implementation of any ideas or designs, if applicable. All Appreciation
Hello Jean, nice to hear from you In Idleb province/Syria, people need to make use of the resources available in their area as an agricultural area. The project meets the needs of the population and the displaced. The number of displaced people in Idleb alone reached to 2.5 million. We need resources to meet the needs of the population. The project contributes to the production of vegetables and to contribute to self-sufficiency in the north of Syria. Bridging the gap that hit agricultural crops due to the migration of farmers and the reluctance of some to practice agriculture. Increase in job opportunity. Savings in economic consumption (water, fertilizers and costs). As for your question, the project was piloted on a small scale to the extent that was possible in Al-Wa'ar / Homs area in the central of Syria, when the area was besieged and people were forced to rely on simple materials to provide food. The aquaculture project contributed very well to achieving the sufficiency. And today, we intend to repeat the same experience with the development of the project to expand the number of beneficiaries in light of the large waves of displacement witnessed in the province of Idleb in the recent period.
Hi kalsang, thank you first and let me answer with two points on this question: First in the area where we want to implement the project is an agricultural area surrounded by agricultural land and wells, and water resources are considerable and are distributed throughout the city. Second, this type of aquaculture is characterized by an impressive reductions in the amount of water needed, where it meets the requirements of the plants without losing much of water.