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Big ambitions for Haitian botanic garden

18 September 2013

Ten years ago William Cinea started Haiti's first botanic garden on rented land. Now the owners of the land are planning to sell him the space, which is planted with hundreds of species of ornamental, medicinal and forest plants.

This is an important opportunity to secure the future for a National Botanic Garden in Haiti  -something that William has worked for tirelessly over the past 10 years.

 Read more about the background to the garden and William's plans for the future here (article in French).






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