The first ever International Congress on Agrobiodiversity (IAC 2016) will take place in Delhi, India, from the 6th to the 9th of November, 2016.
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.
Bioversity International participation
Bioversity International will be at the International Agrobiodiversity Congress 2016 and we will be presenting and exhibiting posters around several topics – details coming soon.
IAC 2016 is being organized by the Indian Society of Plant Genetic Resources and Bioversity International, in collaboration with Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Right Authority (Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare), National Biodiversity Authority (Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change), Trust for Advancement of Agricultural Science, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences and Global Crop Diversity Trust.
More information: www.iac2016.in