In the frame of the project supporting plant protection

Today, the representative of Tbilisi Office of Turkish International Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) at the Prime Minister’s Administration of the Republic of Turkey Mr. Husein Shanli paid an official visit to Batumi Botanical Garden...

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Rehabilitation works of the Lower Park Completed

Today, Mayor of Batumi Giorgi Ermakov together with the Director of Batumi Botanical Garden Irakli Archaia visited rehabilitation works in the Garden.

The above-mentioned works were launched in the Lower Park at the beginning of April, before launching of the Tourist Season and were completed at the end of July.

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Visit to Germany - New cooperation Phase

Director of Batumi Botanical Garden Mr. Irakli Archaia, head of the Local Flora and Conservation Department Mr. Davit Kharazishvili and Manager of Herbarium Foundation at the same department Mr. Nino Memiadze paid a business trip to Munich-Nymphenburg Botanical and Schachen Alpine Gardens in Munich (Federal Republic of Gemrnaby) from July 10 to July 20.

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The 6th Global Botanical Gardens Congress

On June 25-20, 2017 the 6th Global Botanical Gardens Congress “Botanical Gardens in the Society: Visions for the Future” was held in Geneva, Switzerland on 25-30 June 2017. This is the only global and representative scientific forum of intellectual leaders and real achievements of world botanical gardens, which main aim of protection and conservation of the global biodiversity

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Important visit to the United States of America

On June 10-23, Director of Batumi Botanical Garden Mr. Irakli Archaia and head of Local Flora and Conservation Department Mr. Davit Kharazishvili paid an official visit to Harvard University Arboretum in Boston (USA) by the invitation of the Director of the University Mr. Stephen Schneider.

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The mission and objectives of International Plant Exchange Network (IPEN)

On June 21, Scientific Director of Munich- Nymphenburg Botanical Garden Doctor Andreas Gröger and Doctor Wolfram Lobin (Former Curator of Bohn University Botanical Garden, Emeritus Professor from 2017)  visited Batumi Botanical Garden, who during the visited participated in joint Botanical Expeditions in Ajara Forest eco-systems

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Visit of a Foreign Colleague

Today, on June 16, Batumi Botanical Garden was visited by Professor Christian Corner from the Botany Institute at Baser University together with the representatives of the Botanical Institutions of our country.

On the same day, the guest made a presentation before the scientists from Batumi Botanical Garden and Shota Rustaveli Batumi State University on “Principles of plant phenology".

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Julieta Jakeli Becomes an Academic Doctor of Biology

On May 27, 2017 the Dissertation Work “Bio-Ecological Peculiarities of the species protected with IUCN Red List of the World Flora and ex-situ conservation at Batumi Botanical Garden”  2017 was upheld at the Department of Biology at the Faculty of   Natural Sciences and Healthcare.

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Biodiversity and Georgia

III International Conference “Biodiversity and Georgia” held at the Visitors’ Centre of the National Botanical Garden of Georgia was dedicated to the International Day for Biological Diversity. The conference was held on May 18-19, in which the personnel of Batumi Botanical Garden participated.  The conference consisted of the following 4 sessions:

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Closer to Nature

Batumi Botanical Garden is continuing the project “Closer to Nature” this year as well, which was rather successfully implemented previous year. The project in its time was approved by the   IX International Congress on Education in Botanical Gardens (2015) (Missouri Botanical garden, Saint Luis, USA).

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