The African Centre for Research, Agricultural advancement, Teaching Excellence and Sustainability (CREATES) in partnership with Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) hosted the Botanic Garden Management Workshop which took place from Wednesday 31st October – 1st November, 2018 at the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST).

The two days’ workshop attracted participants from Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda and Germany.

Among other things participants got an opportunity to exchange views and ideas on management of botanic gardens and visited several botanic gardens in Arusha including the medicinal botanic garden of the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technologies (NM-AIST).

During the two days’ workshop the below presentation were presented:-

Overview of Botanic Gardens Conservation International, The World’s largest Plant Conservation Network Botanic Gardens Conservation International
Vision of a Botanic Garden at the Nelson mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) NM- AIST
Indigenous Tree Nurseries Establishment and Forest Restorations Plots in Uganda Tooro Botanical Gardens
A long term Forest Restoration Project Brackenhurst Botanical garden Kenya
Elements of a Botanic Garden Potsdam University, Germany