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2000. International Agenda for Botanic Gardens in Conservation. BGCI, London. 30 Acronyms BGCI BGU CBD CCSD DFID EPY FAO GPPC GPC GSPC HIV/AIDS IABGC IiN ITTO IPGRI IUCN JPOI LBG MA MBG MDG NBRI NGO NTBG NYBG SANBI TBGRI UN UNDP UNEP WHO WSSD Botanic Gardens Conservation International Bronx Green-Up Convention on Biological Diversity Centre for Conservation and Sustainable Development, MBG Department for International Development, UK Government Projet Etnobotanica Paraguaya Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations Global Partnership for Plant Conservation Garfield Park Conservatory, Chicago Global Strategy for Plant Conservation Human Immunodeficiency Virus/ Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome International Agenda for Botanic Gardens in Conservation Investing in Nature International Tropical Timber Organization International Plant Genetic Resources Institute World Conservation Union Johannesburg Plan of Implementation Limbe Botanic Garden Millennium Ecosystem Assessment Missouri Botanical Garden Millennium Development Goal National Botanical Research Institute, India Non-Governmental Organization National Tropical Botanic Garden, Hawaii New York Botanical Garden South African National Biodiversity Institute Tropical Botanic Garden & Research Institute, India United Nations United Nations Development Programme United Nations Environment Programme World Health Organisation World Summit on Sustainable Development Botanic Gardens: Using biodiversity to improve human well-being Acknowledgements BGCI is extremely grateful for the information and assistance provided by our members through the survey, including Ezeiza Botanical Garden, Argentina; Kings Park and Botanic Gardens, Australia; Kärnten Botanic Garden, Austria; Botanic Garden University of Innsbruck, Austria; Botanic Garden “Bosque Rodríguez Alves” Amazonia, Brazil; Ceará Botanical Park, Brazil; Montreal Botanic Garden, Canada; Botanic Garden “Roger-Van den Hende”, Montreal, Canada; Royal Botanical Gardens Hamilton & Burlington, Canada; Sherwood Fox Arboretum, Canada; Calgary Zoo & Botanical Gardens, Canada; Niagara Parks Botanical Gardens, Canada; South China Botanical Garden, China; Wuhan Botanical Garden, China; “Else Kientzler” Botanic Garden, Costa Rica; Earth Ethnobotanical Garden, Costa Rica; Prague Botanic Garden, Czech Republic; Botanic Garden “ORSTOM”, Democratic Republic of Congo; Dominica Botanic Gardens, Dominica; Botanic Garden “La Laguna”, El Salvador; Batumi Botanic Garden, Georgia; Aburi Botanic Gardens, Ghana; Julia & Alexander N.

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