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12 December 2017
Call for papers: Fourth World Journal Special Issue on Indigenous Peoples, Medicinal Plants and Wild Foods
11 December 2017
The Fourth World Journal is pleased to announce that it will publish a special themed, peer reviewed issue on “Indigenous Peoples Medicinal Plants and Wild Foods.” Manuscripts will be accepted until: April 20, 2018
8 December 2017
6 December 2017
The call for abstracts for BGCI's 10th International Congress on Education in Botanic Gardens is now open. This event entitled "Bringing Life to the City" will take place at the University of Warsaw Botanic Garden on 9-14th September 2018.
4 December 2017
As part of her PhD studies at Curtin University and Kings Park Botanic Garden in Perth Western Australia, Alaa Nayyef is carrying out a survey of resources and conservation focus of botanic gardens from a range of phytogeographic zones.
28 November 2017
27 November 2017
BGCI is once again participating in the Big Give Christmas Challenge, fundraising to protect island tree species from extinction! Donate at any time from midday Tuesday 28th November to midday Tuesday 5th December 2017 for the chance to get your donation doubled!
20 November 2017
At the start of November 2017, BGCI ran a training course in Mauritius to build capacity for seed collection from Critically Endangered trees. Participants attended from botanic gardens, NGOs, private conservation initiatives and National Parks from Mauritius, Rodrigues, Reunion and the Seychelles.
13 November 2017
BGCI's first technical review on 'Defining the botanic garden and how to measure performance and success' is now available in Chinese
Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 November 2017
Congratulations to the Arturo E. Ragonese Botanic Garden in Buenos Aires, Argentina as it celebrates its 70th anniversary!