News and events tagged with Benin

  • Event

    Training workshop on data mobilization at Tanguiéta and Kandi

    Training workshop on data mobilization at Pendjari National Park in Benin

    3 months ago

  • News

    GBIF awards six capacity enhancement grants for 2015

    Projects in Africa, Latin America and Europe will engage 19 Participants. 

    1 year ago

  • Event

    Biodiversity Diagnoses Course in Benin

    The concept behind this course is to take some next steps in combining the content and ideas of several previous BITC courses: data capture, data cleaning, data analysis, etc. The idea is to analyze a set of data sets in parallel as regards a series of questions of interest.

    2 years ago

  • Event

    2014 GBIF Africa Regional Nodes Meeting

    The fifth GBIF African Nodes meeting will focus on progress updates of the African regional strategy and discuss the way forward for implementing the strategy in the next year.

    Specifically the meeting will focus around:

    2 years ago

  • Data use

    Conserving genetic diversity of crops in West Africa

    A shortlist of 20 plants for priority conservation in Benin has been drawn up, based on relatedness to crops used to sustain livelihoods in the country, using GBIF to help identify plant records from relevant genera.

    3 years ago

  • Event

    Second National Meeting about Biodiversity Data Sharing in Benin

    The GBIF node in Benin held its first meeting in April 2010, that resulted in the national herbarium of the country engaging to provide about 10000 records of digitalized primary data and metadata. Besides, surveys on biodiversity holders and users will be carried out until March 2011.

    5 years ago