darwin initative
darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative

Ex-situ Conservation of the Rare and Threatened Plants of Mauritius


Ref: 15035
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Mr Steve Alton
Lead Institution: RBG Kew - Millennium Seed Bank
Host Country Institutions: MoAIF - Mauritius, Mauritius Sugar Industry Research Institute, National Threatened Plants Technical Committee
Start Date: 2006-07-01
End Date: 2009-06-30
Funding: £60,029.00
Website: http://www.kew.org/msbp/where/Mauritius.htm
Status: Completed
Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries: Mauritius
Purpose: Implementation of Target 8 of the Global Strategy for Plant Conservation (CBD) in Mauritius - ‘60% of threatened plant species in accessible ex situ collections, preferably in the country of origin, by 2010…’
Outputs: •Access and Benefit Sharing Agreement (ABSA) developed •Securely banked seed collections of rare and threatened species •Herbarium specimens held in duplicate herbaria •Germination protocols developed for seed collections •Storage protocols developed for all orthodox species •Creation of National seed bank facility in Mauritius •Increased capacity in ex situ conservation for Mauritius


Documents:
Title: 15-035 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-035 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 15-035 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-035 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-035 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-035 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-035 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]