Online Webinar on Cryoconservation (5/10)

Location: Online

Date: 28 June 2022

Time: 16.00 - 18.00


NordGen Farm Animals has assisted FAO with the new FAO Guidelines “Innovations in cryoconservation of animal genetic resources”. A series of ten webinars based on the chapters in the draft FAO Guidelines will be arranged. The fifth webinar will take place on 28th of June 16:00-18:00 (GMT+2).

The webinars will take place on Teams, hosted by the FAO in collaboration with NordGen Farm Animals. The fifth webinar will address section 5 in the guidelines (titled “Developing and using gene bank collections”) and section 2 (“Implementation and organization in FAO”).

A link to webinar 5/10 can be found here.

For more information, please contact NordGen Farm Animal’s Section Leader, Mervi Honkatukia at

Top photo: Tuula-Marjatta Hamama