World Information and Early Warning System on Plant Genetic Resources (WIEWS)
within the framework of B-XB0971 - FAO, as a mechanism within H-XF5160 - Global System for the Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Sustainable Agriculture, in accordance with the International Undertaking on Plant Genetic Resources. Also referred to as Global Information and Early Warning System on Plant Genetic Resources. Since 2015, no longer active.
Collect and disseminate data and facilitate exchange of information on plant genetic resources and related technologies; draw rapid attention to hazards threatening loss of 'ex situ' and 'in situ' plant genetic resources for food and agriculture and reduced genetic diversity, so as to make possible remedial action.
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