News and events tagged with France

  • Event

    EUCARPIA Genetic Resources 2017: Crop Diversification in a Changing World

    The impacts of global change on crop production are hitting hard in Europe and the rest of the world. An essential component of efforts to mitigate these impacts is the production of new varieties of crops which can thrive in more extreme, changeable and uncertain environmental conditions.

    2 weeks ago


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    How does the human footprint affect distribution of invasive species?

    By focusing on a portion of Europe that includes Great Britain, France, Belgium and the Netherlands, this study examines the influence of environmental and anthropogenic factors on global distribution of invasive species.

    6 months ago


  • News

    Three network projects awarded 2016 capacity enhancement support grants

    A total of €23,300 in funding will support the work of GBIF nodes and partners in five countries while addressing priority areas of interest within the network.

    8 months ago


  • News

    Workshop identifies actions for limiting the spread of invasive species in sub-Saharan Africa

    Representatives of ten organizations from Mauritania, Burkina Faso, Senegal and France met to discuss the establishment of a coordinated alert and response network on invasive species in the sub-Saharan region.

    1 year ago


  • Event

    UNFCCC COP21

    The 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21/CMP11), otherwise known as Paris 2015, will be a crucial conference, as it needs to achieve a new international agreement on the climate, applicable to all countries, with the ai

    1 year ago


  • Event

    RDA Sixth Plenary Meeting

    Enterprise Engagement with a focus on Research Data for Climate Change. More details to come.

    1 year ago


  • Event

    ICCB-ECCB 2015 Conference

    SCB's joint International Congress for Conservation Biology and European Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB-ECCB) is a forum for addressing conservation challenges and for presenting new research and developments in conservation science and practice.

    1 year ago


  • News

    GBIF France launches new national data portal for biodiversity

    Atlas of Living France provides free access to over 17 million biodiversity records published globally by institutions in France.

    1 year ago


  • News

    GBIF awards six capacity enhancement grants for 2015

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

    2 years ago


  • Event

    7th European Nodes Meeting

    The 7th meeting of GBIF European nodes is organized by GBIF France and hosted at the Natural History Museum in Paris.
     

    2 years ago