The international training course “Contemporary approaches to genetic resources conservation and use” provides state-of the art insight into various PGR management strategies and relevant policies. The course is devoted to analyzing PGR and their impact on their conservation and sustainable use. It aims to support policy makers and other stakeholders in the implementation of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture.
The course is organized by Wageningen University, 15 April – 3 May 2013. The deadline for applications is 15 March 2013. See course website.