His Excellency Dr Engineer Khalifa Musabeh Alteneiji, Chairman of the agriculture and livestock department in the Emirate of Sharjah, UAE, oversees a desert wheat farm that uses cutting-edge technology to optimise water efficiency and crop yield. September 2023. Photo by Jonathan Rashad.

HE Dr Khalifa Alteneiji, Sharjah

"Our bond with the land and desert is strong and runs deep. If you connect with it, it rewards you. Today, the very same deserts where our ancestors resided centuries ago continue to be generous to us.”
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