Financial support to Biodiversity conservation: is it enough?

How pay to support nature conservation? Nowadays nearly everyone knows the word Biodiversity and has heard about biodiversity conservation at least once in his life; However, very few people are aware of how biodiversity conservation acts and how this action is economically supported. Despite conservation programs act since 1992 thanks to the Convention of Biological

08 Oct, 2018

OS-Tienshanica expedition: Discovering the Thien Shan mountains and their biodiversity

OS-Tienshanica: a new expedition on the Thien Shan mountains to rediscover the wild nature and the biodiversity of this amzing place View and vote the videoclip In the late 19th century Baron Osten-Sacken, naturalist, geographer and explorer made an epic quest crossing the Tien Shan, the Celestial Mountains, in a lost country today known as

05 Sep, 2018


Biodiversity is one of the riches of our planet The characteristics of living organisms When you closely observe living organisms,  study them, you can definitively realize some characteristics that accumunate them: 1. Cells! all living things are made of cells! 2. Cells contain hereditary information encoded in a universal genetic language! 3. Cells extract energy

24 Dec, 2017

Take us to Cuba

“TAKE US TO CUBA”- WHY? This story begins in Summer 2017, when Enrico and Nicola, both W.B.A. members, went to Rome to meet with the managers of Bioversity International (Italian dispatch). A project is born, involving two technical-scientific figures in a trip to Cuba in spring 2018. At this point we would like to bring

22 Dec, 2017

Printed the third volume of WBA Monographs “Flora Popolare del Veneto”!

After many years of passionate investigations, by the author, the botanist Silvio Scortegagna, the third volume of the series WBA Monographs…

06 Dec, 2016

Valentina Filippini recently completed his PhD

Our member Valentina Filippini recently completed his PhD on the taxonomy of Anomalini…

17 Oct, 2016