The EURISCO 2017 Training Workshop is sponsored by the government of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Activity Coordinator: Stephan Weise email

The project "EURISCO National Focal Points Regional Training Workshop 2017", submitted by the Documentation and Information Working Group for funding under the Third Call of ECPGR Activity Grant Scheme, was selected by the Executive Committee.


The EURISCO Training Workshop was held 12-14 September 2017 at the Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), in Gatersleben, Germany, with main focus on Central Europe. It brought together 14 participants.  Apart from providing the basic training elements, special attention was paid to increasing the volume of C&E data records in EURISCO. This activity was sponsored by the German Federal Office for Agriculture and Food.