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It is the year of quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) and the old descriptor list from 1981 has not only been updated but also extended to include...
EUCARPIA 20th General Congress will take place in Zurich, Switzerland, 29 Aug - 1 Sep 2016.
The Global Partnership for Plant Conservation 2016 Conference will be held at Missouri Botanical Garden, St Louis, USA from 28-29 June 2016.
The 6th International Symposium Breeding Research on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, BREEDMAP 6, will be held in Quedlinburg, Germany, 19-23 June 2016.
International Symposium on Biodiversity and Wild Edible Species, 1-4 November 2016, in Antalya, Turkey. The event is jointly organized by the General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policies and the “Biodiversity for Food and Nutrition" Project (GEF/UNEP/FAO).
Enhancing the link between in situ conservation and use of crop wild relatives (CWR) in the SADC region to underpin regional food security and mitigate predicted adverse impact of climate change
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).