The Genebank Platform is supported by the CGIAR Fund and by the Crop Trust.

CGIAR is a global research partnership for a food secure future dedicated to reducing poverty, enhancing food and nutrition security, and improving natural resources. A representation of CGIAR Funders come together to form the CGIAR System Council  and are guided by the Strategy and Results Framework. The Genebank Platform is one of 15 cross-center initiatives supported by CGIAR.

The Crop Trust is an internationally recognised body that aims to ensure the conservation and availability of crop diversity for food security worldwide. The Genebank Platform is part of the Crop Trust’s overall effort to safeguard globally important ex situ collections and promote a rational, efficient and sustainable global system. The Crop Trust supports the CGIAR genebanks together with other international genebanks through unique long-term grants.

We would like to thank all funders who support the CGIAR Genebank Platform through their contributions to the CGIAR Trust Fund.

The following governments have directly supported the CGIAR Genebank Platform: Switzerland, The Netherlands, Germany and the United Kingdom.

The following governments have provided support for Crop Trust’s contribution to the CGIAR Genebank Platform: Germany, Switzerland, Finland and the European Union.