We are delighted to announce the AUB Botanic Garden, American University of Beirut, as a member ofthe Climate Change Alliance of Botanic Gardens. This means we, among hundreds of other botanicgardens partnered with BotanicGardens Conservation International (BGCI), are in direct participation on climate change actions large or small,and committed to safeguarding thelegacy of plant collections, landscapes, and biodiversity for future generations.
AUB benefits by gaining access to tools and resources provided by the alliance, as well as a global pool of diverse expertise and support. Some committee members have registered for a workshop on the enhancement of techniques and tools to identify and manage climatechange impacts. This alliance is astart on the right course of action in handling the unseen changes ahead for the campus.