The scientist Petra Klepac recipient of the UNESCO-L’ORÉAL 2007
Sarrah Ben Mbarek
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Awarded annually since 2000, the fellowships allow post-doctoral students to pursue their research in a host laboratory located outside their country of origin.
During the 2007 award ceremony, Béatrice Dautresme, Vice President, Corporate Communications and External Relations for L’ORÉAL, and Walter Erdelen, Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences at UNESCO, expressed the two partners’ commitment to supporting young women who have chosen scientific vocations
Arab States: Sarrah BEN M’BAREK (Tunisia) Plant Biotechnology: Develop disease control methods for the fungal pathogen, Mycosphaerella graminicola, responsible for septoria leaf blotch disease in wheat.
Host institution: Plant Research International, Wageningen, The