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1956-07-02 Wageningen Netherlands


Statutes modified: 7 Jul 1959, Cologne (Germany FR); 23 May 1962, Paris (France); 26 Jun 1974, Budapest (Hungary); 24 Jun 1983, Wageningen; 2 Aug 1995, Jyväskylä (Finland); 30 Aug 2016, Zurich (Switzerland).


Contribute to development in the field of plant breeding by promoting scientific and technical cooperation, excluding any activity connected with a commercial interest.


2024-08-18 | Leipzig, Germany – General Congress
2023-11-06 | Wernigerode, Germany – Conference on Cereal Biotechnology and Breeding
2023-09-18 | Plovdiv, Bulgaria – Meeting on Genetics and Breeding of Capsicum and Eggplant
2023-09-11 | Dresden, Germany – Symposium on Fruit Breeding and Genetics
2023-09-10 | Brno, Czechia – Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses
2023-08-28 | Utrecht, Netherlands – Leafy Vegetable Conference
2023-07-02 | Genoa, Italy – Ornamentals Symposium

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General Assembly; Board; Executive Committee; Sections (12), headed by Chairpersons; Subsections; Working Groups.


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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 15: Life on Land



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