The Meeting will be held at the Ecole Nationale d'Agriculture de Meknès, Morocco. It is organised by the École Nationale d'Agriculture de Meknès (ENAM), under the aegis of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Rural Development, Water and Forests (MAPMDREF), and by the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza/International Centre of Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (IAMZ-CIHEAM); with the collaboration of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the H2020 Project iSAGE (Innovation for Sustainable Sheep and Goat Production in Europe, GA no. 679302).

The Joint Meeting will last three days, providing a forum for scientific and technical exchange and a one-day field trip. The scientific and technical exchanges will be structured in different plenary and group sessions, with keynote guest speakers. The Seminar will also be open to free contributions that can be presented orally or as posters depending on the recommendations of the Scientific Committee.