Members & Observers

DivSeek Intl is a community of practice that connects and promote interactions between its members, other researchers and organizations interested in developing and sharing knowledge of best practices.

DivSeek Intl has two categories of membership: Regular Members and Special Members.

In addition, registered stakeholder Observers may receive information and participate in meetings.

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Organization Country Category
Adventure Scientists USA Member
Africa Rice Center Ivory Coast Member
Ag Research New Zealand Member
Agriculture Victoria Australia Observer
Agricultural Research Council (Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura) Italy Member
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), Saskatoon Canada Observer
Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics Australia Member
Austrian Institute of Technology Austria Member
Australian National University Australia Member
Australian Plant Phenomics Facility Australia Member


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BecA-ILRI – Biosciences East-Central Africa International Member
Beijing Genomics Institute China Member
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) UK Observer
Biosciences Eastern and Central Africa Kenya Member
Bioversity International Italy Member
BLE – Federal Office of Agriculture and Food Germany Member
BMEL – Bundesministerium fur Ernahrung und Landwirtschaft Germany Member
Boyce Thomson Institute USA Member
Brazilian Corporation of Agricultural Research (Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária) Brazil Member


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Centre de Coopération Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement (Agricultural Research Centre for International Development) France Member
Center for Tropical Agriculture Research and Education (Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza) Costa Rica Member
Centro Internacional de Agricultural Tropical Columbia Member
CGIAR Consortium Office France Member
CIAT – International Centre for Tropical Agriculture International Member
Clemson University USA Member
Cornell University USA Member
Crop Trust – Global Crop Diversity Trust Germany Observer
Crops for the Future (UK) (CIC) Malaysia Member
Cyverse USA Member


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Dalhousie University Canada Member


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Earlham Institute UK Member
European Bioinformatics Institute UK Member


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Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) International Observer


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Genome British Colombia Canada Member
Genome Canada Canada Member
Genome Prairie Canada Member
GIFS – Global Institute for Food Security Canada Member
Global Plant Council UK Member


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ICBA – International Center for Biosaline Agriculture International Member
INRA‐Maroc – National Institute of Agronomy Research Morocco Member
Indonesian Agency for Agriculture Research and Development Indonesia Member
Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources – National Research Council (Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources – Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche) Italy Member
Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University Bangladesh Member
International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas Syria Member
International Center for Biosaline Agriculture UAE Member
Institute for Cereal Crops Improvement (Tel-Aviv University) Israel Member
International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics India Member
International Center for Tropical Botany of Florida International University USA Member
International Institute of Tropical Agriculture Nigeria Member
International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maíz y Trigo) Mexico Member
International Potato Center (Centro Internacional de la Papa) Peru Member
International Rice Research Institute Philippines Member
International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium USA Member
Iowa State University USA Member
Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA) Italy Member


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James Hutton Institute UK Member


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King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Center for Desert Agriculture Saudi Arabia Member


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Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung) Germany Member


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Marche Polytechnic University (Universitá Politecnica delle Marche) Italy Member


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National Institute for Agricultural Research (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique) France Member
National Institute of Agricultural Botany UK Member
National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences Japan Member
National Institute of Genetics Japan Member
National Institute for Agricultural Research (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique) France Member
Nordic Genetic Resource Center (NordGen är en Institution under Nordiska Ministerrådet) Sweden Member
North Carolina State University USA Member


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Oak Ridge National Lab USA Member
Oregon State University USA Member


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Plant Resources Center Vietnam Member


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Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation Australia Member


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Royal Botanic Gardens Kew UK Member


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Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) UK Observer
Southern Cross University Australia Member


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The World Vegetable Center Taiwan Member


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Università Politecnica delle Marche (Ancona, Italy) Italy Member
University of Bologna (Università di Bologna) Italy Member
University of British Columbia Canada Member
University of California, Davis USA Member
University of Georgia USA Member
University of Guelph Canada Member
University of Kwazulu-Natal South Africa Member
University of Minnesota USA Member
University of Missouri USA Member
University of Saskatchewan Canada Member
USDA-ARS – United States Department of Agriculture USA Observer


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Wageningen University and Research Centre The Netherlands Member
World Agroforestry Centre Kenya Member