Seeds of War
ARTE Reportage

37 min
Available from 31/07/2018 to 04/04/2020

When fighting in Syria drew close to Aleppo, agronomists at the International Centre for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA) launched a daring operation to save their collection. They managed to evacuate almost all of their seed bank to the Global Seed Vault in Svalbard.


Director :

Sébastien Mesquida

Author :

Sébastien Mesquida

Country :

France

Year :

2018