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17 Sep : Global Partnership for Plant Conservation Conference

10 Jul : The Global Strategy for Plant Conservation – what future?

The CBD Secretariat has launched an on-line survey to gather views on the nature and content of a Global Strategy for Plant Conservation beyond 2020

26 Jun : New report highlights global trade in wild plant ingredients

A new TRAFFIC study has drawn attention to the wild plant ingredients used in everyday products and the need for their traceable, sustainable and ethical sourcing and trade.

27 Apr : GPPC Conference - Cape Town, South Africa, August 28-30. Registration now open

The conference will bring together plant conservation scientists, policy makers and practitioners from across the world to consider the future of plant conservation, and in particular to develop ideas for a global plant conservation strategy for the post-2020 period.

12 Feb : Save the date: GPPC Conference, 28-30 August, 2018

A conference is being organised by the Global Partnership for Plant Conservation (GPPC),in association with the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD) and BGCI, and hosted by the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI),

25 Jan : New paper highlights progress in conservation assessments for plants

A paper published in Conservation Biology reports that conservation assessments are now available for a quarter of all known plant species. This marks significant progress towards Target 2 of the Global Strategy for Plant Conservation