A CHALLENGE FOR PLANT CONSERVATION
One of the main constraints limiting conservation of plants is the absence of the appropriate skills of conservationists at local levels. The lack of practical skills hinders conservation actions by reducing their effectiveness and sustainability.
"Ultimately conservation is about people..."
- Nelson Mandela
WHAT ARE WE DOING AT PLANTA! ?
Planta!, through its Capacity Building program, is creating a group of dynamic and capable conservation practitioners by empowering them with the technical skillset to better carry out conservation interventions.
Planta!'s training courses develop the right skill in the right place
WHAT OUR TRAINEES SAY
"..we did not want the course to end. I can now appreciate the advantages of good team work."
"...we gained new ways to see conservation science."
"The course has a real application."
"...innovating and extraordinary, with a direct contribution to the future of plant conservation."
– Carlos Rojas