DNA banking phylogeny and conservation of the South African flora


South Africa
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Ref: 12-008

Status: Completed

Round:
11
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
National Botanical Institute (NBI) Kirstenbosch
Start Date:
01-06-03
End Date:
31-03-06
Funding:
£116,187.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries:
South Africa
Project Summary:
To build the research and conservation potential of plant scientists and conservationists in South Africa by setting up a unique archive of plant genetic resources in the form of a DNA bank, and to formulate a policy framework and supporting documents to facilitate its scientific use under strict control and in line with developing South African CBD policy on access to genetic resources.
Project Outputs:
1. Five partner organisations able to initiate, participate in and monitor research on plant genetic resources, for application towards in situ and ex situ conservation goals and sustainable use2. DNA from all S African plant genera preserved for future and genes sequenced3. Policy and GMTAs developed and in use 4. University-level training5. Publications and seminars


Documents:
Title: 12-008 App
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Title: 12-008 HR1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:50:51

Title: 12-008 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:50:52

Title: 12-008 HR2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:50:52

Title: 12-008 AR2 - edited
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Title: 12-008 HR3
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Title: 12-008 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:50:51

Title: 12-008 AR2 annex1 - logframe
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Title: 12-008 AR2 annex2
Download: Meeting Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:50:51