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20 July 2016
In May, BGCI was proud to announce the launch of its new project Big Picnic: Big Questions – Engaging the public with Responsible Research and Innovation on Food Security. The first partner meeting for the project was held on the 21st and 22nd June in Northern Greece.
12 July 2016
BGEN, LEEF and BGCI, networking organisations with a focus on outdoor learning, are co-organising a networking day at RBG Kew. Find out more and book your place.
11 July 2016
Ccan you help? Pha Tad Ke Botanical Garden, the first ever in Laos, will open to the public soon after many years of research and hard work, and they are looking for help to make sure it happens with their IndieGoGo fundraising campaign.
11 July 2016
Grow Wild is BGCI member Kew Garden’s national outreach initiative, and it has been shortlisted for a prestigious National Lottery Award. Kew is appealing for BGCI members to encourage thousands of people to vote for Grow Wild to be crowned the UK’s best environmental project.
7 July 2016
BGCI is calling for nominations for two awards sponsored by the Marsh Christian Trust. The awards are for international plant conservation and education in botanic gardens
6 July 2016
BGCI is delighted to welcome Shanghai Botanical Garden as a new Patron Member. BGCI’s Patron Gardens include the largest, most influential gardens in the world, and they play an important role in helping to shape BGCI’s direction and programme of work.
27 June 2016
BGCI, the Mulanje Mountain Conservation Trust and the Forestry Research Institute of Malawi launch a new project to save Malawi's national tree, the Critically Endangered Mulanje Cedar, Widdringtonia whytei.
23 June 2016
BGCI is recruiting a Coordinator to manage and develop the programme of work of the Southeast Asia Botanic Garden Network. The position is located at Dr. Cecilia Koo Botanic Conservation Center, Taiwan
16 June 2016
Faial Botanical Garden commemorates its 30th birthday on June 18 and will celebrate this date with various activities. Find out more here.
14 June 2016
The conference "Banking on the future. Gene Conservation of Forest Trees" was held in Chicago, USA from May 16-19. It provided a unique opportunity for foresters and botanic garden staff to discuss issues of common concern related to tree conservation.