Conserve Seeds from Arid and Semi-Arid areas of Tunisia


Tunisia
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Ref: 6-058

Status: Completed_noFR

Round:
5
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
University of Tunis, Institut des Regions Arides, Ecole Superieure d'Agriculture, Industries Pharmaceutiques de Tunisia
Start Date:
01-04-97
End Date:
31-12-01
Funding:
£105,594.00
Regions:
North Africa
Countries:
Tunisia
Project Summary:
To conserve ethnobotanical information and seeds from medicinal plants and assess their economic potential.
Project Outputs:
training in databases, horticulture, phytochemistry & seed collection; training guides on seed collection and ethnobotany; scientific papers; 3 PhDs; seed collection and herbarium samples; ethnobotany database; Darwin Section in Botanical Garden of Monastir.