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In vitro Plant biotechnology to increase food security in eastern Cuba


The project willdevelopresearchand trainingof human resources inplant biotechnology, in order toimprovefood security ineasternCuba, through advancedbiotechnological methodsfor micropropagation and germplasm conservationoffood and feedspecies. It will strengthen the organization of the institute and facilitate high level training of farmers and other stakeholder.

Intervention type

TEAM projects


01/01/2017 - 31/12/2020

This project is being implemented in:
Flemish promoter Stefaan Werbrouck
Local promoter Juan José Silva Pupo
Local partner institution Universiteit Gent
Local partner institution Universidad de Granma
Budget € 300.000