According to its rules of procedure, the GBIF Governing Board may establish and assign responsibilities to ad hoc committees or task groups. The terms of reference, guidelines and budgets for these groups are set by the Governing Board or by the Executive Committee on its behalf.
No task groups at the present time.
Task Group on Financial Sustainability Report and recommendations (2013): GBIF towards financial sustainability
Content Needs Assessment Task Group Report and recommendations (2013): Bridging the biodiversity data gaps
Data Publishing Framework Task Group Report and recommendations (2011): Towards mainstreaming of biodiversity data publishing
Knowledge Organisation Systems Task Group Recommendations (2011)
Task Group on the Global Strategy and Action Plan for mobilization of Natural History Collection Data Recommendations (2010)
Task Group on Electronic LearningReport (2010)
Life Science Identifier - Globally Unique Identifier (LSID-GUID) Task Group Report and recommendations (2009): Adoption of Persistent Identifiers for Biodiversity Informatics
Metadata Implementation Framework Task GroupReport (2009)
Multimedia Resources Task Group Report (2013): Discovery and Publishing of Primary Biodiversity Data associated with Multimedia Resources: The Audubon Core strategies and approaches. Recommendations (2008) Report (2008): Mobilising Multimedia Resources in Biodiversity
Observational Data Task Group Recommendations (2008)