The GCRF Underutilised Plants of Tropical Africa Hub project will aim to harness plant diversity in sub-Saharan Africa to halt biodiversity loss and drive development.
The goal of (TIPAs): Cameroon is to identify and promote the long-term conservation and sustainable management of Cameroon’s most important sites for plant diversity.
The Pesticide Plants for Organic Cotton in Mali project works with local farmers and national institutions in Mali to understand the current use of pesticide plant species.
Kew manages hundreds of projects worldwide, focusing on topics as diverse as the effects of climate change on agriculture to the use of Chinese medicinal plants. A selection of key initiatives that Kew is currently working on can be found below. Search to find the project that you are interested in or browse the work that we are doing either globally or by geographic region.
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