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Nasser Al-Marri is a Saudi specialist in seed production policies and strategies
Nasser Al-Marri is a Saudi specialist in seed production policies and strategies

Nasser Al-Marri is a Saudi specialist in seed production policies and strategies

Nasser Al-Marri has been the Director General of the Seed Center at the Ministry of Electricity and Water, since February.

Chairman of the Seed Producers Committee in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. and Secretary General of the National Committee for Plant Genetic Resources 2019.

Prior to that, he was Deputy Director General of the Natural Resources Department from June 2016 to September 2018.

Al Marri specializes in seed production policies and strategies, seed and plant genetic resource laws, seed production, quality control, seed certification, and field evaluation.

, assessment of horticultural varieties, seed testing, collection of plant genetic resources, storage, evaluation, identification and maintenance.

He has more than 20 years of experience and knowledge in implementing strategies and programs

And agricultural and environmental projects to achieve food security and sustainable development for regions that are achieved by diverse ecosystems.

Al-Marri has been the representative of Saudi Arabia in the Gulf Cooperation Council since September 2018.

He is a member of the Kingdom team that is preparing the first report on biodiversity for food and agriculture.

Al-Marri is a member of the National Transformation Program team and coordinator in preparing reports on the National Forest Strategy and Plan.

He is a member of the Preparatory Committee for the Saudi Environment Council.

Al-Marri was a member of the National Committee for the Preparation of Sustainable Development Indicators from January 2015 until now.

He is a member of the Preparatory Committee for the Saudi Environment Council.

Al-Marri was a member of the National Committee for the Preparation of Sustainable Development Indicators from January 2015 until now.

Published several articles in Al-Riyadh newspaper on environment and biodiversity for sustainable development and seed production.

Al-Marri received his master's degree in 2002 from King Saud University, majoring in agricultural sciences. Completed a Ph.D. in 2014 from the University of Reading in England on the ecology and physiology of seeds.