News itemCapacity project generates new guide on camera trapping
A new guide that helps generate data for conservation policy using camera trap images is among the major products of a three-year capacity-building project involving GBIF and partners in India and Norway.
5 months ago
News itemWatch the GBIF Public Symposium 2014
Held in New Delhi in September, the GBIF Public Symposium featured speakers outlining recent developments in biodiversity informatics and highlighting innovative research uses of GBIF-mediated data. Watch on-demand videos of the live-stream coverage.
7 months ago
News itemIndian minister opens GBIF Governing Board meeting
Indian Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar, has stated India’s commitment to developing a robust digital infrastructure for biodiversity data at the opening of GB21in New Delhi.
7 months ago
Event21st GBIF Governing Board (GB21) Meeting
The Governing Board meeting, including the Science Symposium, will take place at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi on 16-18 September 2014. Prior to the Governing Board meeting, on 15 September, the meeting of the GBIF committees will take place.
7 months ago
News itemIndian GBIF award winner explores data from social networking
A PhD student from India looking at the potential for social networking sites to provide valuable biodiversity data has been selected as a winner of the GBIF Young Researchers Award.
9 months ago
News itemRegistration open for GBIF Governing Board meeting in India
Delegates are invited to register for the 21st meeting of the GBIF Governing Board, taking place at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi from 16-18 September 2014.
11 months ago
EventWorkshop on the promotion of metadata use and data paper publication by GBIF India
The Wildlife Institute of India in collaboration with the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) is organizing a training workshop on the "Promotion of Metadata Use and Data Paper Publication” at Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune, India from 19th to 21st June 2013.
1 year ago
EventUnlocking local government treasure troves: new frontiers in biodiversity informatics
This workshop is part of a Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) mentoring programme, involving SANBI and ICLEI’s Cities
Biodiversity Centre. It aims to empower local governments with the know-how, standards and tools that can be used to discover and
2 years ago
EventStrategies for Digitisation and Mobilization of Natural History Collections Data in India
In order to sensitize data holders and impart skills to GBIF participants and motivate them to create national level portals in Asia, a training workshop is proposed.
3 years ago
Event2010 Asia Regional Nodes Meeting
The Global Biodiversity Information Facility Secretariat (GBIFs) in collaboration with the Wildlife Institute (WII) of India organized the GBIF – Asian Nodes Regional Meeting and Biodiversity Informatics Workshop in Dehradun, India from 28th – 30th June 2010.
4 years ago