Preparation of the National Report on the State of Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture via the WIEWS Tool


Wednesday 25 November 2020 at 10 a.m. GMT

As part of the preparation of the Third Report on the State of the World's Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, a virtual training and discussion meeting on national reports and WIEWS tool will take place in French on Wednesday 25 November 2020 at 10 a.m. Greenwich Mean Time and is expected to last approximately 120 minutes.

Please join through the following link:


Access code: 495755



Brief introduction to the process

1. The Third Report on PGRFA

2. Guidelines for the preparation of the national report

The WIEWS tool for national reports

1. Home page

    • Content of the national reports

    • Access to directives and user manuals

2. Menu bar

   • User tab

   • Information tab

   • Country and language tab

   • Common tables and links

   • Priority activities of the Second SoW

3. Additional information on the questions

   • Frequently asked questions

   • Deleted questions

4. Registration and access to the WIEWS tool

   • Registration of the national focal point with provisional identifiers

   • Connecting to the WIEWS tool

   • Generation by the national focal point of temporary identifiers for a new user

5. Recording of national data in the WIEWS tool

   • Direct data entry

   • Data export / import

   • National focal point rating (1 to 8) and comments

   • Descriptive summaries

6. Questions and answers