Amr Shams

Last Name Shams
First Name Amr
Your function National Consultant for quinoa production and research
Your institution Agricultural Research Center
Type of organization
  • Centre de rechercheResearch centerCentro de investigación
  • Organisation professionnelle agricoleAgricultural Professional OrganizationOrganización profesional agraria
  • Organisme de formationTraining organizationFormación Agrícola
  • Développement agricoleAgricultural ExtensionExtensión Agrícola
Postal address Crop Intensification Research Department (CIRD),
Field Crops Research Institute (FCRI),
Agricultural Research Center (ARC),
9 Gamaa Street, Giza 12619, Egypt.
City Giza
Other country Egypt
Your area of work
  • RechercheResearchInvestigación
Theme of expertise
  • Agronomie et Systèmes de cultureAgronomy and Cropping systemsSistemas de Cultivos
  • Génétique et Amélioration des plantesGenetics and Plant breedingGenética y fitomejoramiento
  • Transformation Post-récoltePost Harvesting processPostcosecha
First working language Anglais | English | Ingles
What do you expect of a collaborative network on quinoa? Share information about:
New trials,
New accessions or varieties,
Quinoa consultants around the world,
What degree of interest do you have in professional networks? good interest
What suggestions would you make for the future development of the quinoa network? making a new web site (in English language) belongs to FAO for sharing information of quinoa around the world
FAO, nominate a focal points (National consultant) as a result from TCP projects around the world
Networking to share activities, results, recommendations, information about Quinoa workshops, conferences and congress

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What communication tools do you expect for a network?
  • site webwebsitePágina web
  • nouveaux outils de collaborationnew collaborative tools availableHerramientas de colaboración
  • Co-écriture d'articlesco-writing papersCo-escritura de Artículos
Are you directly responsible for conducting quinoa crop trials in your country? ? Oui - Yes - Si