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The South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI)
Kirstenbosch Estate, Rhodes Drive Newlands
Cape Town,
, South Africa
+27 21 799 8698
Detailed information
CBD Clearing-House (chm.cbd.int)
Government agency (National/federal)
SANBI Website (https://www.sanbi.org/)
Linkages to CBD & ProtocolsAdditional Information and Documents
The South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) leads and coordinates research, and monitors and reports on the state of biodiversity in South Africa. The institute provides knowledge and information, gives planning and policy advice and pilots best-practice management models in partnership with stakeholders. SANBI engages in ecosystem restoration and rehabilitation, leads the human capital development strategy of the sector and manages the National Botanical Gardens as 'windows' to South Africa's biodiversity for enjoyment and education.