8th HEC National Conference “Biodiversity Conservation in Pakistan: Challenges and Solutions"

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  • 9:00 a.m.
  • Baragali Summer Campus

8th HEC National Conference

Biodiversity Conservation in Pakistan: Challenges and Solutions"

The 8th HEC National Conference titled “Biodiversity Conservation in Pakistan: Challenges and Solutions" organized by Centre of Plant Biodiversity will held from July 8-10, 2018 at Bara Gali Summer Campus, University of Peshawar. This Conference will focus on current status and progress in the field of Biodiversity Conservation (both in-situ & ex-situ) in Pakistan with the following major themes/objective (Brochure attached).


  • Challenges to Biodiversity and Conservation in Pakistan
  • Biodiversity Conservation in Pakistan(ex-situ & in-situ Conservation)
  • Climate change and its effects on Biodiversity
  • Conservation of Genetic Diversity and local gene pool
  • New trends towards Biodiversity and Conservation
  • Invasive species a potential threat to Biodiversity
  • Botanical Gardens and its role in Conservation
  • Biodiversity services, greening business and sustainable development


This conference is aimed to focus on conservation of local gene pool, climate change and its effects on Biodiversity, new trends in the field of biodiversity, greening biodiversity, novel research in the field of biodiversity and Conservation and major challenges of Biodiversity Conservation in Pakistan. It is expected that more than 200 renowned scientists, conservationists, biodiversity conservation experts, scholars and students working in different specializations and organizations are expected to attend the conference. 

It is presumed that this conference will provide opportunities for better future planning regarding Biodiversity Conservation in Pakistan. Therefore, you are cordially invited for participation in the above said Conference.