The new Consul of Algeria, Chaouki Chemmam, who took up his duties in Montpellier at the beginning of March 2022, visited the CIHEAM Montpellier on Friday May 6, 2022. This is the Consul's second official visit since his installation, testimony to his strong interest for teaching and research.
Omar Bessaoud, Philippe Le Grusse and Thierry Dupeuble presented the activities of the Institute, and more specifically the research and cooperation projects concerning Algeria. Then joined by Sihem Mokrani, Master of Science student, and Nadia Ait Alioua, Master CGAT student, the meeting continued with a visit to the campus and exchanges based on the experience of the students and the evocation of their professional projects. This meeting comes on the eve of the selection interviews for future students of the 2022/2023 Master 2 promotions which will be welcomed next September. These interviews will finally be able to resume face-to-face, in the countries of origin, after 2 years of health crisis. In Algeria, these interviews are scheduled for May 22 to 24, 2022 at ENSA Algiers.