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GBIF receives €300,000 to assist in European observation network

GBIF is participating in a major new project to build a European Biodiversity Observation Network, aimed at helping scientists, policy makers and the public to access a wide range of biodiversity information.

Also tagged: Europe

Support for projects to promote biodiversity 'data papers'

The GBIF Secretariat has announced support for three co-ordinated projects aimed at promoting publication of peer-reviewed biodiversity ‘data papers’ in Spain, Latin America and Asia.

Also tagged: Asia Europe Latin America

Symposium showcases use of open-access biodiversity data

Presentations highlight research on climate change impacts, Arctic biodiversity

Also tagged: Norway Europe

2011 Ebbe Nielsen Prize winner announced

The Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) is happy to announce that the 2011 winner of the Ebbe Nielsen Prize is Professor Jens-Christian Svenning of the Department of Biological Sciences at Aarhus University, Denmark.

Also tagged: GBIF awards Denmark Europe