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Final BID call for proposals seeks projects from sub-Saharan Africa

GBIF invites concept notes for two-stage selection process under the EU-funded Biodiversity Information for Development programme.

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Picasso bug (Sphaerocoris annulus). © 2013 Jeremy Roberts

Picasso bug (Sphaerocoris annulus). Used by permission © 2013 Jeremy Roberts.


Poland elevates commitment to GBIF by becoming Voting Participant

Long-time Associate Participant is 39th full national member and 19th among European countries.

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Tatra Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra tatrica)

Tatra Chamois, Kozica tatrzańska in Polish (Rupicapra rupicapra tatrica), Tatra mountains, Poland.


63.8 million new observations increase eBird total to 275 million records

Annual refresh of massive citizen science project grows by 30 per cent, showing biggest percentage gains in Asia and Europe

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Map of eBird Observational Dataset 2015 update

Map of eBird Observational Dataset 2015 update from demo.gbif.org.


'Names in November' workshop targets single shared species list

Partnership with taxonomic community and Catalogue of Life aims to achieve a single, sustainable information service for species names 

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GBIF Secretariat seeks Programme Officer for Participation and Engagement

The GBIF Secretariat is seeking an experienced Programme Officer to provide vision, leadership and support for the GBIF community around the world.

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How data accessed through GBIF are being used in science and policy


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Dernier appel à projets BID à destination de l’Afrique sub-saharienne

Le GBIF lance un appel à la soumission de notes conceptuelles qui seront évaluées et sélectionnées en deux temps, dans le cadre du programme Biodiversity Information for Development (Information sur la Biodiversité pour le Développement) financé par l’Union Européenne

February 21st, 2017