Ex-situ Conservation of the Rare and Threatened Plants of Mauritius


Mauritius
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Ref: 15-035

Status: Completed

Round:
14
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
MoAIF - Mauritius, Mauritius Sugar Industry Research Institute, National Threatened Plants Technical Committee
Start Date:
01-07-06
End Date:
30-06-09
Funding:
£60,029.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Biomes:
Island biodiversity
Production:
Artificial propagation
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, Ex situ
Specific Tools:
Research training, Monitoring, Global plant strategy
Countries:
Mauritius
Project Summary:
Implementation of Target 8 of the Global Strategy for Plant Conservation (CBD) in Mauritius - ‘60% of threatened plant species in accessible ex situ collections, preferably in the country of origin, by 2010…’
Project Outputs:
•Access and Benefit Sharing Agreement (ABSA) developed •Securely banked seed collections of rare and threatened species •Herbarium specimens held in duplicate herbaria •Germination protocols developed for seed collections •Storage protocols developed for all orthodox species •Creation of National seed bank facility in Mauritius •Increased capacity in ex situ conservation for Mauritius


Documents:
Title: 15-035 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-02-11 12:30:16

Title: 15-035 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-11 12:30:16

Title: 15-035 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-02-11 12:30:16

Title: 15-035 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-11 12:30:16

Title: 15-035 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-12-22 17:36:08

Title: 15-035 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2009-10-07 14:02:15

Title: 15-035 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2009-11-16 11:32:26