Africa Rising celebrates International Day for Biological Diversity with programme launch, joint declaration

Release of ‘Declaration on biodiversity information for sustainable development in Africa’ closes international conference and first regional meeting for new BID programme

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GBIF awards six capacity enhancement grants for 2015

Projects in Africa, Latin America and Europe will engage 19 Participants. 

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Surveys seek to understand biodiversity data needs and resources in Africa

Surveys in English, French, and Portuguese seek input from data holders and decision makers in Africa to support and refine the EU-funded BID programme.

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Six finalists selected for GBIF Ebbe Nielsen Challenge

The submissions chosen by an expert jury as the most innovative will compete for €25,000 during the innovation prize’s second and final round.

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New GBIF fund targets biodiversity information needs in Asia

The Biodiversity Information Fund for Asia will use a financial contribution from Japan's Ministry of the Environment to support regional data-related activities that address key research and policy needs.

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