Global Soil Partnership

International Network of Salt-Affected Soils

The International Network of Salt-Affected Soils’ (INSAS) vision is to facilitate the sustainable and productive use of salt-affected soils for the current and future generations. The mission of INSAS is to support and facilitate joint efforts towards the sustainable management of salt-affected soils for food security, agricultural sustainability and climate change adaptation and mitigation.

Draft concept note

A proposal for the establishment of an International Network for Salt-affected Soils (INSAS)  was introduced to the ninth working session of the International Technical Panel on Soils (ITPS), which was held in FAO Headquarters, Rome (10-12  October 2018), and was officially endorsed by the seventh GSP Plenary Assembly (5-7 June 2019).

Download the draft concept note.