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Botanic Garden Collections within the Global Strategy for Plant Conservation, Are We Ready for 2010?

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11 - 14 September

Xalapa, Mexico

Dia Nacional de los Jardines Botanicos 2007 
 Día Nacional de los Jardines Botánicos 2007

Continuing  the celebrations of 30th anniversary of Francisco Javier Clavijero Botanic Garden, the Mexican Botanic Gardens Association, and the Francisco Javier Clavijero Botanic Garden of the Instituto de Ecología , A.C. itself, are going to carry out the International Colloquium, "Botanic Garden Collections within the Global Strategy for Plant Conservation, Are We Ready for 2010?", in the city of Xalapa, Mexico, during 11th to 14th september.

The main objective is to provide Mexican botanic gardens and government authorities an an overview of plant collections in the botanical gardens.  

Speakers will include:

Sara Oldfield -BGCI
Joyce Maschinski -Fairchild Tropical Garden
Sergio Bruni - Brazilian Network of Botanic Gardens
Antoní Aguilella -Iberomacaronesic Association of Botanic Gardens
Javier Caballero -Scientific Secretary of Mexican Botanic Gardens Association
Teresa Cabrera -President of Mexican Botanic Gardens Association

This events includes the 20th Meeting of Mexican Botanic Gardens Association. Speeches and posters will be presented on 13th and 14th september.

A pair of exhibitions developed with Investing in Nature programme, UNAM, and Mexican Botanic Gardens Association will be opened on Tuesday 11th.

More Information

Visit the International Colloquium and the Francisco Javier Clavijero (http://www.ecologia.edu.mx/jardin/)

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