EventWorkshop on publishing sample-based data
A workshop on organizing and publishing sample-based data using the model proposed by the SiBBr - Sistema de Informação sobre a Biodiversidade Brasileira (Brazilian Biodiversity Information System).
2 days ago
EventMeeting of the Council of the World Flora Online
The next meeting of the World Flora Online Council will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, hosted by the Instituto de Pesquisas, Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.
1 month ago
NewsMajor increase in Brazilian plant and fungus data shared through GBIF
The volume of data covering Brazil’s rich variety of flora and fungi has seen a massive boost in recent weeks as datasets from around 100 of the country’s herbaria, totalling some three million occurrence records, have begun flowing through GBIF.org
5 months ago
NewsGBIF awards six capacity enhancement grants for 2015
Projects in Africa, Latin America and Europe will engage 19 Participants.
6 months ago
Event6th Global BHL meeting
The 2015 annual meeting of the Biodiversity Heritage Library Global Network will be about the state of development of BHL and biodiversity related information systems.
6 months ago
EventI3B workshop on digital documentation: linking biodiversity data, publications and images
This workshop aims to increase the region’s capacity in digitizing and publishing biodiversity data from scientific literature, images and other multimedia objects.
7 months ago
EventBiodiversity Informatics Week by LNCC Brazil
The National Laboratory for Scientific Computing in Brazil (Laboratório Nacional de Computação Científica, LNCC), host of the Brazilian Node of GBIF, organizes a full week of activities around biodiversity informatics as part of their summer program 2015.
9 months ago
EventGBIF Regional Meeting: Latin American Nodes
The fourth GBIF Latin American Nodes meeting will focus on Latin America Program and Collaboration. There will be discussions about the Latin America work program for the next year(s) and ways to strengthen regional and international collaboration.
1 year ago
EventII Colombia-Brazil GBIF Mentoring Workshop
The main topics covered included a presentation of the current state of both SiBBr and SiB Colombia, a discussion about possibly developing a new harvesting and indexing tool for both portals, and the experiments on running SDM in parallel environments.
2 years ago
NewsHistoric Brazilian plant collection available via GBIF
A major plant collection founded by the Brazilian emperor in the 19th century has become the first dataset from Brazil to be published through GBIF since the country joined the network last year.
2 years ago