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Horticulture and Education for Conservation in Nezahat Gokyigit Botanik Bahcesi


Ref: 14026
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr David Rae
Lead Institution: RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
Host Country Institutions: Nezahat Gökyiğit Botanik Bahçesi (NGBB)
Start Date: 2005-04-01
End Date: 2008-03-31
Funding: £132,013.00
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Status: Completed
Regions: Europe & Central Asia
Countries: Turkey
Purpose: To develop the horticultural and educational potential of NGBG so that it can contribute effectively to species conservation in Turkey. Through specialist training and institutional capacity building the staff will acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to develop the garden, conserve species and inform the public. In this way the NGBG will be able to contribute effectively to the aims of the CBD and to sustainable development.
Outputs: Botanic Garden A botanic garden with a well curated collection of plants. Nursery A functional nursery established with 2 trained staff. Field trip Staff receive training in collection techniques, data sources and seed cleaning & storage. New plants enter the collection. Database An accurate plant records database in place. Education An Education Policy showing how to use the Garden for educational purposes. Conservation A management plan for the three conservation zones. Interpretation An Interpretation Master Plan Conference Small conference on CBD and GSPC issues in Turkey.

Related Projects: Institutional capacity building & training, Royal Botanic Garden, Serbithang, Bhutan

Documents:
Title: 14-026 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 14-026 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-026 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-026 St2 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 14-026 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-026 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 14-026 FR App IV Interpretation Master Plan
Download: Management Plan [pdf]

Title: 14-026 FR App I Project Logical Framework
Download: Log Frame [pdf]

Title: 14-026 FR App VII Centaurea iconiensis poster
Download: Article [pdf]

Title: 14-026 FR App VIII The Botanics magazine article
Download: Article [pdf]

Title: 14-026 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]