Call For Abstracts

  • Bioresources Development and Conservation Programme (BDCP) is organizing the 14th edition of HerbFEST 2023, an annual regional, natural products expo and Africa’s premier herbs health foods and natural products conference. The theme for this year is ” MEDICINAL PLANTS FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT” with its related sub themes comprising;
  • Diminishing Plants Genetic Resources of Nigeria.
  • African Traditional Medicine Standards as a tool for Economic Development.
  • Conservation of Medicinal Plants.
  • Role of Herbal Medicine and Medical Plants in Primary Healthcare.

Date: 12th -14th of October 2023.

Venue: Concord hotel, Owerri, Imo state.



  1. Abstract(s) should be written in English and submitted electronically as an attached Microsoft word document.
  2. Abstract proposals should not exceed 250 words and should consist of the following:
  • Title of paper, details of author(s) including email addresses.
  • Introduction/Aims
  • Method
  • Result
  • Conclusion
  1. Abstract proposals should be made using the conference online submission system guideline, or via the official email:
  2. All abstracts should be submitted on or before September 15th, 2023.

For more enquiry/assistance, contact Ms. Temple peter on 09010671043 or via email: