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.

Organization
SAVE Foundation

Group
Networks

File type
Web Page

Topic
AWARENESS AND KNOWLEDGE SHARING

Related topics
AWARENESS AND KNOWLEDGE SHARING, BIOLOGY, INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE AND ETHNOBOTANY

Keywords
breeding-animal, breeding-plant, conservation-ex situ/ off farm, conservation-in situ/ on, genetic diversity as resource, genetic diversity within species, varieties

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