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Formally established in 2012, the vision of the Center for Global Initiatives is to bring international horticultural research and relevance to Denver Botanic Gardens through implementation of diverse and sustainable programs achieving global transformation by connecting people with plants.

Four main focus areas of the Center for Global Initiatives are:

  1. Agriculture Development
  2. Botany
  3. Conservation
  4. Horticulture


Global Steppe Symposium

Contact Us

For more information about the Center for Global Initiatives, contact program director Dr. Sarada Krishnan at 720-865-­3601 or krishnas@botanicgardens.org.