Development of living heritage seed bank and seed exchange network


Sri Lanka
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative

Ref: EIDPR067

Status: Completed

Round:
14
Funding Scheme:
Scoping
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
MOLNAR - Movement for National Land and Agricultural Reforms, MPIS - Movement for the Protection of Indigenous Seeds, Gami Seva Sevana Ltd
Start Date:
01-07-06
End Date:
01-08-07
Funding:
£2,840.00
Regions:
South Asia
Countries:
Sri Lanka
Project Summary:
to collect, conserve and facilitate access to and utilisation of Sri Lanka’s rapidly dwindling biodiversity of traditional and underutilised plant varieties with a focus on those with use as food and/or medicine for the rural poor.