Healthy Foods You Haven’t Heard Of (Yet): The Biodiversity for Food and Nutrition Database

A new database compiles nutrition information on over 185 neglected and underutilized food species and varieties, researched by partners of the...

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Workshop on data management in agriculture

PhenoHarmonIS workshop 2018, organized by Bioversity International and partners, on harmonization of data for plants will take place on 14-18 May in...

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GBIF portal and density map of the 499,005,937 georeferenced occurrence records published through the GBIF network.

Your help needed to improve online data on agricultural biodiversity

How can we better gather, organize and make agricultural biodiversity data available so it can be used to inform research and policy? The Global...

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Workshop organized by the Oman Animal and Plant Genetic Resources Centre (OAPGRC), in partnership with Bioversity International and national stakeholders, on the Genetic Resources Information Platform (GRIP). Credit: OAPGRC

Big data on biodiversity in Oman

The Oman Animal and Plant Genetic Resources Centre, in partnership with Bioversity International and national stakeholders, is building a...

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Banco Portugues de Germoplasma Vegetal

A new era of plant genetic resource management for Portugal

The Portuguese national genebank launched a new information system to manage their crop collection. The new system is based on GRIN-Global, a platform...

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In vitro banana collection at the Bioversity International Transit Centre, Belgium. Credit: Bioversity International/N. Roux

New and improved Musa Germplasm Information System now available

The most comprehensive information system on banana genetic resources conserved in genebanks around the world has just launched a new and improved...

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PGR Secure Conference

International conference on capturing wild relative and landrace diversity for crop improvement

On 16-20 June, 150 participants from 30 countries will showcase new research and insights at the conference Enhanced genepool utilization - Capturing...

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Detail of the Crop Wild Relatives infographic by Bioversity International

Crop wild relatives - a key asset for sustainable agriculture

Since the beginnings of agriculture, crop wild relatives have been used to improve the yields and nutritional quality of crops. Many are now at risk...

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Genebank accessions

International e-Conference on Germplasm Data Interoperability

Open data, linked data and semantic web technologies will be discussed at the 1st session of the International e-Conference on Germplasm Data...

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Crop wild relatives and landraces conference open for abstracts

The call for abstracts for the international conference on Enhanced genepool utilization - Capturing wild relative and landrace diversity for crop...

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