Join the DivSeek International Network today and be part of a global plant genetic resources community! We offer four types of membership: Full Members, Special Members, Partners, and Observers.

Please see below for details.


Membership is open to individuals and organizations who want to get involved, exchange knowledge, collaborate on projects, and help to guide DivSeek’s mission.

All Members receive regular information on DivSeek initiatives and events, and may participate and vote at Member meetings.

There are two types of Membership.

Regular Members have full voting rights in the Corporation and may be elected to the Board of Directors. They are subject to all the benefits and responsibilities outlined in our bylaws.

Special Members have full voting rights, but have no fiduciary responsibility to the Corporation. This category is only open to those with restrictions based on their employment status.

To apply to join, please complete the Expression of Interest form below and email to [email protected].


This is a great option for individuals and organizations who are interested in DivSeek’s mission and want to learn more.

Observers will receive information about our activities and events. They may participate in meetings, but will have no voting rights or fiduciary responsibilities.

To register your interest, please email us at [email protected].


Partnership is available to organizations whose mission and values align with those of DivSeek.

They must belong to one of the following: public sector, NGO/NFP, or private (commercial entity or representational organization).

Partners have no voting rights or responsibilities on behalf of DivSeek, but enter into a mutual agreement of promoting and/or contributing towards one another’s aligned goals and objectives.

To register your interest, please email us at [email protected].

Ready to get involved?

To register your interest in joining DivSeek as a Member, Partner, or Observer, please email us at [email protected].

Prospective Member organizations will need to fill out an Expression of Interest.