100 years of history
From a handful of miners under a tent to 21 000 collaborators in careers as various as mining, fundamental research or agronomy, OCP is first and foremost a human adventure. Today, on the occasion of its 100 years and through this website that is dedicated to them, the Group pays tribute to all those that shaped it, generation after generation.
Conference series : At the heart of phosphate: Heritage and Future
Phosphate and development: what is a leading company? Geopolitics, sociology, economy
September 29 ,2020
This webinar addresses the first hundred years of a leading company by sharing OCP Group’s story.
The guest speaker, Mr. Larbi Jaïdi, Economist and Senior Fellow at the Policy Center for the New South, chose an approach that goes through the history of phosphates as a process of structural transformation of a resource under the strategic actions of an industry leader.
This webinar is an opportunity to discover OCP’s full history in a whole new light.
To watch this webinar: https://bit.ly/3cS6OLi
Biosaline agriculture contribution to food security: Success stories of OCP-UM6P projects
October 12 ,2020
Soil salinization is a major challenge for agriculture, especially in arid and semi-arid regions, but solutions exist.
Among them is biosaline agriculture, an agricultural production system that Dr. Abdelaziz Hirich explains through this webinar, by presenting its components as well as practical projects implemented in Morocco with OCP Group and Mohammed VI Polytechnic University support.
Dr. Abdelaziz Hirich is Assistant Professor of Biosaline Agriculture both at UM6P and the African Institute for Sustainable Agriculture Research in Laâyoune.
Here’s the link to watch this webinar: www.bit.ly/CP2UM6P
Geology of Moroccan phosphates: Deposit and preservation
October 29 ,2020
Speaker: M. Mustapha Mouflih, Hassan 2 University of Casablanca
Hydro-informatics: Moving phosphate by pipeline & collecting wastewater from phosphate treatment: The circular economy concept
November 02 ,2020
Speaker: Mr. Abdelghani Chehbouni, Director IWRI / UM6P
Phosphates discovery and exploration in Morocco.
November 16 ,2020
Speaker: Mr. Azzouz Kchikach, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University and Cadi Ayyad Marrakech University.
Paleontological heritage of Moroccan phosphates.
November 30 ,2020
Speaker: Mr. Nour-Eddine Jalal, National Museum of Natural History (Paris)