Consult with MENA scientists on drought research in durum wheat using integrated approaches.

Consult with stakeholders on European - Mediterranean efforts in Nitrogen Use Efficiency and stress.

Advise stakeholders in olive physiology and environmental stress.

Consult with EU scientists on EU framework applications.

Create and set up new online science news and networking site for the MENA region: MENASCI.net.

Expert independent evaluator for EUFP7 and Horizon 2020 in 2011, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2018.

Independent observer for FP7 calls INCO-NET and BILAT in 2012.