Indian Society of Plant Genetic Resources


1st International Agrobiodiversity Congress (IAC 2016)

The ISPGR is pleased to announce organization of 1st International Agrobiodiversity Congress (IAC 2016) from November 6-9, 2016 in New Delhi, India. The objective of the Congress is to provide a platform to all the stakeholders engaged in genetic resource conservation and management to deliberate on thematic issues of global importance, with major emphasis on rational and effective use of agrobiodiversity for food, nutrition and environmental security.

The IAC 2016 is being organized by the Indian Society of Plant Genetic Resources (ISPGR) and Bioversity International, in collaboration with Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Right Authority (PPV&FRA) (Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare), National Biodiversity Authority (Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change), Trust for Advancement of Agricultural Science (TAAS), National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) and Global Crop Diversity Trust (GCDT). The organizers are pleased to invite scientists, students, farmers, as well as representatives from government, non-government organizations and industry to share their research experiences for sustainable management and utilization of agrobiodiversity. Please visit the Congress website (www.iac2016.in) for details about abstract submission and participation.

ISPGR looks forward to your participation in this unique event.

With best regards,

(R.S.Paroda)

President, ISPGR


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