• Check whether your CWR is threatened in BGCI's ThreatSearch!

    BGCI has released the most comprehensive database of conservation assessments in plants, where you can search over 242,000 conservation assessments,...

  • A global database for the distribution of CWR

    CIAT has published a global database for the distributions of crop wild relatives on the GBIF web site. The geographic coverage of the dataset...

  • Voluntary guidelines on national-level conservation of CWR and wild food plants endorsed

    The sixteenth session of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (CGRFA 16) was...

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The Crop Wild Relatives Global Portal was created within the framework of the UNEP-GEF supported project “In situ conservation of crop wild relatives through enhanced information management and field application” (2004-2010).
For additional information see summary sheet and information on GEF pages.