Plant Information and Technology Transfer for Nepal
Mr Bob Press
NHM - Natural History Museum
Host Country Institutions:
To transfer to Nepal vital information on vascular plants and bryophytes in Nepal.
1 Nepalese researcher spent 2 years work experience in UK; 4 Nepalese workers trained in UK; 1 paper accepted by peer-reviewed journal; collection of flowering plants; Book published — Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal, Natural History Museum, London; Catalogues; 2 papers in non peer-reviewed journals; 3 databases and an image reference collection handed to Nepalese Government & University authorities; digital image library with 1000 images; dissemination network established in Nepal; 3 dissemination networks established elsewhere; 4 permanent researchers and training facilities established in host country.
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