News and events tagged with Kenya

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    2015 TDWG Annual Conference

    The theme of the conference is Applications, Standards and Capacity Building for Sustaining Global Biodiversity.  Subprogrammes will include: digitization, semantic technologies, phyloinformatics, outreach and collaboration, ePublications, trait data, and conservation informatics. 

    Scheduled on 29 September 2015


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    New programme officers for GBIF Secretariat

    GBIF Secretariat is pleased to announce the appointment of two new programme officers for content mobilization, analysis and use.

    7 months ago


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    Ecological niche modeling course in ICIPE

    Ecological niche modeling has fast become an extremely popular methodology in the use, exploration, and analysis of biodiversity data.

    2 years ago


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    Biodiversity data cleaning and data publishing training course in ICIPE

    Biodiversity information initiatives are making large quantities of data readily available to the scientific community. These data open exciting opportunities for exploring, documenting, and understanding biodiversity worldwide.

    2 years ago


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    Biodiversity Informatics Training in East Africa

    The training is organised by the National Museums of Kenya and GBIF Kenya and focuses on building skills to utilise information technologies in biodiversity research and applications while developing and promoting effective use of these technologies for biodiversity conservation around in East A

    4 years ago


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    2010 GBIF Africa Regional Planning Meeting

    The aim of the workshop:
    To organize and agree on an Africa wide regional workshop and discuss what this means.
    The regional agenda should focus on the following three points:
    1. The development of a regional strategy to drive the workplan forward

    4 years ago


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    ICIPE Workshop on Georeferencing Biodiversity Databases in Kenya

    Workshop on georeferencing biodiversity databases organised by a participant of an international GBIF organised workshop.

    6 years ago


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    GSPC Regional Training Workshop on Information Management and Biodiversity Informatics in East Africa

    The aim of this training workshop was to ‘build capacity and expertise in biodiversity information management by training at least 60 key stakeholders from Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania’.

    6 years ago