Computer Software Systems for Botanic Gardens of Former Soviet Union


Russian Federation
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Ref: 5-091

Status: Completed

Round:
4
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
All main botanic gardens in Former Soviet Union
Start Date:
01-04-96
End Date:
30-11-99
Funding:
£125,990.00
Regions:
Europe & Central Asia
Countries:
Russian Federation
Project Summary:
To create biodiversity documentation systems for the living plant collections of botanic gardens and to train staff in their use.
Project Outputs:
A coordination & monitoring centre established linking 50 botanic gardens www.bgci.org.ru ; support service established; new software and key texts in Russian produced for managing biodiversity collections; over 300 people trained in information systems and biodiversity documentation; 3 model computer system set up in FSU organisations; 75 Institutions received computer software.