Promoting communities
dedicated to diversity


The aim of the CSB Academy is to strengthen European Community Seed Banks and initiatives in order to overcome various social, technical and policy barriers they face.


  • To fund training, preparatory actions and innovative solutions under capacity building; 
  • To expand the European seed network with new partners;
  • To contribute to a lively European seed network, based not only on personal relations, shared views, and mutual trust, but also on a profound understanding and appreciation of differences;
  • To open the channels of a constructive and a long-lasting dialogue in European seed network;
  • To ensure the sustainability of the CSB Academy following the initial project period of three years;
  • To develop worldwide relations for sharing of experiences, knowledge and best practices.