Bioversity International/FAO Plant Genetic Resources Newsletter. Credit: Bioversity International

Bioversity International dusts off plant genetic resources newsletters from the 1950s

Though no longer published, the Plant Genetic Resources Newsletter was one of Bioversity International’s flagship publications. Now the full set of...

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Explore the importance of the world's forests in Rome, Italy

The world’s forests are under the spotlight in Rome, Italy this week for World Forest Week and FAO’s 22nd Committee on Forestry (COFO 22) including a...

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Snapshot of the cover of the State of the World's Forest Genetic Resources report

Action needed to safeguard genetic diversity of the world's forests

The State of the World's Forest Genetic Resources report constitutes a major step in building the knowledge base required for action towards better...

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Farmer in Nepal

Workshop to address access and benefit-sharing systems

40 national focal points for the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture and Convention on Biological Diversity's...

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Douglas McGuire, Judy Loo and Riina Jalonen at Forests Asia Summit that took place in Jakarta, Indonesia in May 2014.

Forest genetic resources under spotlight at Forests Asia Summit

Forest scientists urge for the Global Plan of Action for Conservation, Sustainable Use and Development of Forest Genetic Resources to be woven into...

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