People at BGCI hold the following values in all our work:
- Appreciating and valuing plants - Plants are the backbone of life on Earth, and the security of plant diversity worldwide forms the core of our mission.
- Relevance - BGCI's work will continue to evolve to meet the needs of our members, partners and the wider biodiversity conservation community.
- Excellence - BGCI strives for the highest standards in its plant conservation work around the world.
- Cultural sensitivity - BGCI's programs are designed to be culturally relevant to the needs and circumstances of local partners and audiences from diverse cultures around the world.
- Integrity - BGCI promises integrity, trust and honesty in every action.
- Respectful relationships - BGCI builds and maintains respectful and strong relationships with members and partners.
- Sustainability - BGCI integrates principles of sustainability throughout our institutional operations and works with our members to demonstrate sustainability in practice