QUINOA : Dynamics aspects of Quinoa biodiversity management
Date de début de projet :15/06/2009
Date de fin du projet :14/06/2012
The project aims at identifying new practices of managing varietal diversity based on interaction at different levels of farmer, commercial, and institutional seed systems.
France and Italy have developed researches on Quinoa with Chile separately and the IRSES proposal is an opportunity to enforce coordination within E. U. to achieve jointly common objectives for in situ biodiversity conservation within a better understanding of nutritional and genetic properties of Quinoa that can be recognized by European markets. These exchanges will benefit to each partners interested in the importance of Quinoa for food security with a safety approach.