Safeguard for Agricultural Varieties in Europe (SAVE Foundation)
Summary SAVE Foundation is an European umbrella organisation for the promotion and coordination of activities for the conservation of endangered breeds of domestic animals and cultivated plants in live populations. SAVE was established in 1993 and works as an European NGO-network. The Board of directors consists of 16 directors out of 13 countries. Collection and dissemination of information as well coordination and support of national activities are the main focuses of the foundation. SAVE's goal is to provide supranational coordination between national organisations.