Olive Institute, Specialized Unit of Sousse, (Institution of Agricultural Research and Higher Education), 4000-Sousse, Tunisia (TN-IO):

The Olive Institute is a public research institute aimed to developing and promoting the olive sector in semi-arid areas. Activities of OI includes yield amelioration of olive plantations in relation to the socio-economic development, developing of new models of production, processing and marketing and the induction of new modes of conduct groves.


Dr. Sofiane Abdelhamid works focused on the study of Tunisian olive genetic resources and olive farming managements, he also works on physiology of olive trees, on olive oil quality and molecular analysis.


sofiane.abdelhamid@gmail.com / io.olfa.boussadia@gmail.com

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