Strengthening national capacities to implement the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture: Project highlights

This brief presents highlights of the project "Strengthening national capacities to implement the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for...

Authors:
Vernooy, R. (comp.)
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Fortalecimiento de las capacidades nacionales para implementar el Tratado Internacional sobre los Recursos Fitogenéticos para la Alimentación y la Agricultura. Aspectos destacado del Proyecto.

Este resumen presenta los aspectos más destacados del proyecto "Fortalecimiento de las capacidades nacionales para implementar el Tratado...

Authors:
Vernooy, R.
Publication Year:
2019
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Bancos comunitarios de semillas y el uso de recompensas por servicios de conservación de la agrobiodiversidad: primeras experiencias de la Sierra de Cuchumatanes, Huehuetenango, Guatemala.

Los cultivos de gran diversidad como el maíz, fríjol y papa incluyen muchas variedades de alto valor público nacional y global, aunque solo algunas...

Publication Year:
2019
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The joy of sharing seeds: organizing a successful seed fair

A seed fair is an activity to create awareness about and appreciate local crop diversity, exchange seed and related knowledge, and celebrate farmers’...

Authors:
Vernooy, R.
Publication Year:
2019
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 Let us conserve and exchange seeds: celebrating traditional crop diversity of the Nepali lowlands

A seed fair is an activity to create awareness about and appreciate local crop diversity, exchange seed and related knowledge, and celebrate farmers’...

Authors:
Vernooy, R.; Shrestha, P.; Gauchan, D.; Bhusal, A.; Gurung, R.; Pudasaini, N.; and members of the Community Seed Banks Association of Nepal
Publication Year:
2019
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“COMING TOGETHER” (Batanai): Learning from Zimbabwe’s experiences with community biodiversity conservation, participatory crop improvement and climate change adaptation

This brief presents the findings and lessons learned of a study tour by a team from the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of South...

Authors:
Vernooy, R.; Netnou-Nkoana, N.; Mokoena, M.; Sema, R.; Tjikana, T.; Kasasa, P.; Mbozi, H.; Mushonga, J.; Mushita, A.
Publication Year:
2019
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Building resilience through “Open Source Seed Systems” for climate change adaptation in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania: What are the options for policy?

This Policy Brief is a result of a series of national and regional stakeholder consultations and a policy write shop on the establishment and...

Authors:
Otieno, G.; Westphal, I.
Publication Year:
2018
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Joining forces to strengthen community seedbanks worldwide

Community seedbanks and emerging networks of community seedbanks contribute to the conservation and sustainable use of plant genetic resources for...

Authors:
Vernooy, R.; Clancy, E.; Diulgheroff, S.; Furman, B.; González Santos, R.; Guarino, L.; Kajtna, B.; Marino, M.; Mushita, A.; Shrestha, P.; Song, Y.; Egon Sosinski Jr, E.; Subedi, A.; Villacorta, J.
Publication Year:
2018
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Document synthese sur l'acces et le partage des avantages issus de l’utilisation des ressources genetiques (APA) et des connaissances traditionnelles associees au Benin

These guidelines introduce the legal instruments and systems established in Benin for the mutually supportive implementation of the International...

Authors:
Toussaint, M.; Bienvenu, B.
Publication Year:
2018
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