Conservation of Seed and Microsymbionts of Albizia tree species in Ghana
Dr Joan Sutherland
University of Dundee - Bioscience
Host Country Institutions:
University of Science and Technology, Kenya Forest Research Institute - KEFRI
To conserve germplasm of three species of Albazia and their microsymbionts and to provide training in microsymbiont technology.
77 students trained in agroforestry and other topics; species reference collection in Ghana; 2 workshops; 2 MScs providing information on the differing silvicultural conditions required by the 3 species; scientific papers; vegetative propagation methods developed.