21 November 2016

International visitors: Bogor Botanical Gardens (IDN)

From 21 November to 25 November, a delegation from the Bogor Botanical Gardens is visiting the Netherlands.

The Istana Bogor, the presidential palace (former Dutch Governor-General's residence) overlooking the Bogor Botanical Gardens

The Bogor Botanical Gardens delegation consists of Dr. Reni Lestari (Head of Division of Ex Situ Plant Conservation) and Dr. Joko Witono (Researcher, Head of Ex Situ Plant Conservation Development). 

Their mission is primarily to exchange experiences and knowledge with similar institutes, not only in the field of botany but also of research, collection management, management, location maintenance and marketing.  The delegation will visit, among others,  the historical botanical gardens of Leiden, Amsterdam, Delft and Utrecht, Paleis Het Loo and Framer Framed. 

On Thursday 24 November, from 15:00 to 16:00 hrs, the visitors will give short presentations on their work and the results of their mission in the Netherlands. You are welcome attend to this free event. For more information, please click here.