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News

New issue of Roots now available

The latest issue of BGCI's education journal Roots is now available and focuses on botanic gardens and the role of climate change education.
10 May 2021
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Event

Virtual Global Symposium and Workshop, Conserving Exceptional Plants: Cryobiotechnology and the Model of Oaks

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden and partners are hosting a virtual symposium and workshop, Conserving Exceptional Plants: Cryobiotechnology and the Model of Oaks, on October 19-21, 2021.
19 October 2021
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The Morton Arboretum announces new Vice President of Science and Conservation

Murphy Westwood named Vice President of Science and Conservation at the Morton Arboretum.
23 April 2021
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Blog

Plant poaching is on the rise. What can we do?

BGCI's Secretary General discusses plant poaching and what botanic gardens can do to stop this rising issue.
23 April 2021
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News

Giant trees branch out to support African elephants

Conservation of large trees not only helps mitigate against climate change, it supports indigenous people and iconic African wildlife
23 April 2021
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Anthropology and Conservation
Event

Call for Papers: Anthropology and Conservation Virtual Conference, 25-29 October 2021

We are very pleased to announce the call for panel proposals for a major interdisciplinary conference on Anthropology and Conservation. The aim of the conference is simple: it is increasingly recognised that conservation can only be properly achieved with Indigenous Peoples, in full recognition of their rights.
25 October 2021
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