UK Darwin Initiative Papuan Plant Diversity Project
Dr John Dransfield
RBG Kew - Jodrell
Host Country Institutions:
Universitas Papua Negeri
East Asia, Pacific
Indonesia, Papua New Guinea
To develop the Manokwari Herbarium to international standards so that it can fulfill its crucial role as the only plant diversity reference collection in Papua.
Herbarium curated and managed to international standards; Herbarium database; palm and rattan field guide; field guide to Papuasian seed plant families; skills transferred; research collaborations established.