Online Webinar on Cryoconservation (7 of 10)

Location: Online, Teams

Date: 1 December 2022

Time: 17.00 - 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 seventh webinar will take place on 1th of December at 17:00 (GMT+1).

The webinars will take place on Teams, hosted by the FAO in collaboration with NordGen Farm Animals. The seventh webinar will be titled “Legal Issues: Acquisition, Storage and Transfer of Gene Bank Material” and the content will be based on Section 9 in the FAO guidelines.

Speakers in this webinar will include Elzbieta Martyniuk (Poland), Vera Matlova (Czechia), Harvey Blackburn (USA), Fernando Tejerina Ampudia (Spain) and Guiguigbaza-Kossigan Dayo (Burkina Faso, West African Regional Animal Gene Bank).

A link to webinar 7/10 can be found here.

Meeting ID: 399 795 493 192
Passcode: EKM3Zb

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