News and events tagged with France

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    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

    Scheduled on 30 November 2015


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    RDA Sixth Plenary Meeting

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

    Scheduled on 23 September 2015


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    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.

    Scheduled on 2 August 2015


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    GBIF awards six capacity enhancement grants for 2015

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

    2 weeks ago


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    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.
     

    3 weeks ago


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    Analysing habitat availability for amphibians

    Scientists modelled the distribution of over 5000 amphibian species to estimate the extent of suitable habitat.

    1 month ago


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    GBIF Spain launches new national data portal

    GBIF Spain has launched a new national biodiversity data portal that provides free access to more than 10 million biodiversity records from 69 Spanish institutions and projects as well as nearly another million records of biodiversity in Spain published by institutions abroad.

    5 months ago


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    2014 ALTER-Net summer school: ‘An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services’

    Open to young graduate and post-graduate scientists from both within and outside the network partners, the ALTER-Net Summer School provides an innovative atmosphere for thinking about and resolving the sustainability challenges that society is currently facing.

    8 months ago


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    Course on Biodiversity data quality, use, and publication by GBIF France and BioVeL

    [ENGLISH] This two-day training workshop will explain and demonstrate various ways to prepare, publish and access biodiversity data, via GBIF network and BioVeL tools (in particular BioVeL tools for data cleaning and refinement and those for ecological niche modelling).

    1 year ago


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    EMODnet Biology Species Traits Vocabulary Workshop

    The aim of the meeting is to engage key specialists in the development of a biological traits vocabulary that can be applied across the range of species in the WoRMS (Aphia) database. GBIF will provide experience/expertise on standards and best practices for vocabulary management.

    1 year ago