Sharing diversity: establishing and supporting community seedbanks in South Africa (pilot phase 2013-2015)

A promising start has been made: the two new community seedbanks of Gumbu and Sterkspruit and complementary technical support provided by the...

Authors:
Tjikana, T.; Dibiloane, A.; Maluleke, N.; Moila, P.; Phora, G.; Sthapit, B.; Vernooy, R.
Publication Year:
2016
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Smallholder access to quality and diverse seed in Uganda: Implications for food security

This policy briefs presents smallholder farmers' preferences and major challenges when accessing seed in Uganda. It reflects on the weaknesses of the...

Authors:
Otieno, G.; Lopez Noriega, I.; Reynolds, T.W.
Publication Year:
2016
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Mise en œuvre concertee et solidaire du Traite sur les ressources phytogenetiques et du Protocole de Nagoya

Abecedaire pour points focaux nationaux et autres parties prenantes. Ebauche de discussion

Authors:
Halewood, M. (ed)
Publication Year:
2015
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Bioversity International's gender research fellowship programme: results and ways forward

The overarching goal of Bioversity International’s Gender Research Fellowship Programme was to strengthen the capacity of researchers to conduct...

Authors:
Thull, D.; Elias, M.; Fernandez, M.
Publication Year:
2015
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A novel strategy to discover and use climate-adapted germplasm

Between 2012 and 2015, 150 researchers, research managers, gene bank managers, extension agents, university professors and staff of non-government...

Authors:
Vernooy, R.; Otieno, G.; Bessette, G.; Fadda, C.; Galluzzi, G.; van de Gevel, J.; Halewood, M.; Lopez-Noriega, I.; Mathur, P.; Mittra, S.; Rudebjer, P.; Steinke, J.; Sthapit, B.; van Etten, J.; van Zonneveld, M.
Publication Year:
2015
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Livelihood implications of in situ conservation strategies of wild fruit tree species in Uzbekistan

Throughout 2006 and 2011, Bioversity International has been promoting the conservation and use of plant genetic diversity in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan,...

Authors:
Gotor, E.; Caracciolo, F.; Elias, M.; Trincia, C.
Publication Year:
2015
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Non-monetary benefit sharing mechanisms within the projects funded by the Benefit Sharing Fund

Second meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group to Enhance the Functioning of the Multilateral System of Access and Benefit-sharing. Geneva...

Authors:
Galluzzi, G.; Lopez Noriega, I.; Halewood, M.
Publication Year:
2014
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CGIAR services to enhance capacity building, technology transfer and information exchange related to Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture

Second meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group to Enhance the Functioning of the Multilateral System of Access and Benefit-sharing. Geneva...

Authors:
Regmi, A.; Ellul, P.; Halewood, M.
Publication Year:
2014
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Options for the revision of the multilateral system of access and benefit-sharing. A primer for multi-stakeholder consultations. Background context paper for PGR informal stakeholder workshop

The purpose of this paper is to provide the background context for the 29-30 September stakeholder consultation meeting, particularly with respect to...

Authors:
Halewood, M.
Publication Year:
2014
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Haciendo realidad la promesa de las especies olvidadas y subutilizadas (NUS)

Policy brief

Authors:
Rudebjer, P.; Meldrum, G.; Padulosi, S.; Hall, R.; Hermanowicz, E.
Publication Year:
2014
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