Past events

  • Dec

    GBIF, SANBI and UNEP-WCMC will report progress on mobilizing data in Africa since CBD COP12.

    Cancun, Mexico
  • Nov

    The National capacity enhancement workshop on data mobilization and data publishing targets biodiversity data users and biodiversity data holders in Togo and will cover the following topics:

    • Introduction to GBIF
    • Data mobilization
    • GBIF supported classes of datasets
    • Publishing tools
    • Data cleaning
    • ...
    Lomé, Togo
  • Nov

    This workshop is organized around three modules:

    • Module 1: Collection of insects, preservation and mounting
    • Module 2: Collection of plant parts, preservation and herbarium preparation
    • Module 3: Field data recording and digitization.

    This capacity enhancement workshop is an activity organized for the...

    Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Nov

    The theme of the conference is ‘Going with the flow: Supporting the NBN Data Flow Pathway’.  As the title suggests, this will focus on the stages of the data flow pathway across the two days.

    The conference is organized by The National Biodiversity Network (NBN).


    Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Nov

    The national stakeholders meeting will bring together the key data holding institutions in Guinea to learn more about GBIF and discuss how to strengthen the node. Representatives from these institutions will then participate in a training course led by GBIF France. They will develop practical skills for improving biodiversity data quality,...

    Conakry, Guinea
  • Nov

    This Capacity Enhancement Workshop is organized in the framework of Senegal National project funded under the BID programme.

    This workshop is organized around theoretical...

    Parc National des Iles de la Madeleine, Senegal
  • Oct

    This information workshop's main objective is the introduction of GBIF to data holders and data users in Democratic Republic of Congo. 

    This workshop main topics are:

    • Introduction to GBIF-RDC's organization and goals
    • Identification of biodiversity data holders in RDC
    • Cooperation between GBIF-RDC and
    • ...
    Salle de réunion ICCN, Congo, Democratic Republic of the
  • Oct

    This launch workshop is organized to introduce the Senegal Biodiversity Information Facility (Système National d'informations sur la Biodiversité - SENBIO-INFOS) to national stakeholders and is articulated around three main events:

    • Opening ceremony presided over by Mr. Souleymane Diallo, Chief of staff for the Senegalese Ministry
    • ...
    Dakar, Senegal
  • Oct

    The GBIF Secretariat highlights elements of each year's work in a public symposium accompanying the annual governing board meeting. 

    Brasília, Brazil
  • Oct

    The 23rd GBIF Governing Board meeting, committee meetings and the annual science symposium will take place at the Complexo Brasil 21, in Brasilia, Brazil.

    Brasilia, Brazil