Plant conservation and information management for botanic gardens in Colombia
Dr P Wyse Jackson
BGCI - Botanic Gardens Conservation International
Host Country Institutions:
Alexander von Humbodlt Institute, Red Nacional de Jardines Botanicos de Colombia
To strengthen the role of activities of botanic gardens in the conservation and sustainable use of plant diversity in Columbia.
Website for Colombian Botanic Garden Association; 8 websites for Colombian botanic gardens; 1 week training for 90 people on strategic planning for botanic gardens; computer software; 45 people trained on computer based information systems; national information management strategy for botanic gardens; national decentralised botanic garden information system; national electronic network of Colombian botanic gardens; spanish version of International Transfer Format for Botanic Garden Plant Records; conservation analysis of 50,000 plant holdings.
Related Projects: To Strengthen Networks of Botanic Gardens in Developing Countries
, Indonesian Botanic Garden Biodiversity Database
, Computer Software Systems for Botanic Gardens of Former Soviet Union