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INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON SURVEY OF USES OF PLANT GENETIC RESOURCES TO THE BENEFIT OF LOCAL POPULATIONS

September 18-22, 2017

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On behalf of the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), of the Ministry to the Presidency in charge of Agriculture and Livestock of Madagascar, of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Madagascar, of the University of Antananarivo, of the ESMIA (Ecole Supérieure de Management et d’Informatique Appliquée) in Antananarivo, and of the  Organizing Committee, we kindly invite you to attend the International Symposium on Survey of Uses of Plant Genetic Resources to the Benefit of Local Populations. It will be held in Antananarivo (Madagascar), at IBIS HOTEL Antananarivo - Ankorondrano from 18 to 22 September, 2017.

Madagascar, ranked in the second place in the world for its rich biodiversity, is renowned for it. Not only tourists are visiting Madagascar mainly to discover its exceptional biodiversity, but also researchers, students, economic operators, botanists, environmentalists, NGOs,... from all around  the world, are really pleased to help local population.

We wish to bring together all actors by sharing knowledge and information related to phytogenetic resources to the benefit of local populations.

The ISHS’s involved groups are:

  • Commission Plant Genetic Resources
  • Commission Education, Research Training and Consultancy
  • Commission Fruits and Vegetables and Health
  • Commission Economics and Management
  • Section Ornamental Plants
  • Section Tropical and Subtropical Fruits

 Looking forward having you for this first symposium in Madagascar.

Pr. Romaine

Prof. Dr. Romaine Ramananarivo

University of Antananarivo

ESMIA

Vice Chair Person of Commission Education, Research, Training and Consultancy (CMET)

Convener and Co-editor

Dr Damiano Avanzato

Dr Damiano Avanzato

Former researcher at CREA-Centro di Frutticoltura di Roma​

Chair of Plant Genetic Resources

Symposium Promoter and Co-editor

Dr Remi Kahane

Dr Remi Kahane

CIRAD

Chair of Commission Education, Research, Training and Consultancy (CMET)

Symposium Endorser and Co-editor

 

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