Plant conservation and information management for botanic gardens in Colombia


Colombia
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Ref: 7-085

Status: Completed_noFR

Round:
6
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Alexander von Humbodlt Institute, Red Nacional de Jardines Botanicos de Colombia
Start Date:
01-04-98
End Date:
31-03-01
Funding:
£147,350.00
Regions:
South America
Countries:
Colombia
Project Summary:
To strengthen the role of activities of botanic gardens in the conservation and sustainable use of plant diversity in Columbia.
Project Outputs:
Website for Colombian Botanic Garden Association; 8 websites for Colombian botanic gardens; 1 week training for 90 people on strategic planning for botanic gardens; computer software; 45 people trained on computer based information systems; national information management strategy for botanic gardens; national decentralised botanic garden information system; national electronic network of Colombian botanic gardens; spanish version of International Transfer Format for Botanic Garden Plant Records; conservation analysis of 50,000 plant holdings.