ECPGR Documentation and Information Working Group

Chair: Theo J L van Hintum

Working Group activities and related events

December 2016
The project on "GRIN-Global Workshop 2017 for European Genebanks", submitted by the Documentation and Information Working Group for funding under the Fourth Call of the ECPGR Activity Grant Scheme, was selected by the Executive Committee. [more info]

October 2016
EURISCO National Focal Points Regional Training Workshop for Western European region
The workshop funded by the ECPGR Activity Grant Scheme (Second Call) was held 12-14 October in Angers, France. [more info]

May 2016
Two projects submitted for funding under the Third Call of the ECPGR Activity Grant Scheme and involving the Documentation and Information (D&I) Working Group were selected by the Executive Committee:

February 2016
ECPGR WG for Forages towards 2020s (Forages 2020): the final Activity Report is now available online [here]

December 2015
The project  "EURISCO NFP regional training workshop for Western European region" (221 KB), submitted by the Documentation and Information Working Group for funding under the ECPGR Activity Grant Scheme, was selected by the Executive Committee.  The workshop will take place in France. [more info]

November 2015
- The HordEva project meeting took place in Alnarp, Sweden, 18-20 November 2015. [more info]
- The Forages2020 workshop took place 9-11 November 2015 in Alnarp, Sweden [more info]

May 2015
EURISCO National Focal Points Regional Training Workshop for Southeast Europe.
The workshop funded by the ECPGR Activity Grant Scheme (First Call) with participants from Albania, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Germany, italy, Macedonia (FYR), Montenegro, Slovenia, Spain and Turkey (three participants on self-funded basis) was held 19-21 May 2015 in Tirana, Albania. [more info]

April 2015
"Identification and updating of C&E data in EBDB of AEGIS Hordeum (HordEva)". A first meeting to finalize the detailed workplan for the project took place on 21 April 2015 in Berlin. [more info]

December 2014
Three projects submitted for funding under the ECPGR Activity Grant Scheme and involving the Documentation and Information (D&I) Working Group were selected by the Executive Committee:

May 2014
A Workshop 'Tailoring the Documentation of Plant Genetic Resources in Europe to the Needs of the user' of the Documentation and Information Working Group, devoted to EURISCO, the European CCDBs, and related topics, was held in Prague, Czech Republic, 19-22 May 2014.