GBits Newsletter No. 46: Chinese (Simplified)

News updates

  • Call for nominations for 2016 Young Researchers Award

Capacity enhancement

  • BID Africa 2015 call brings in initial proposals from 34 African countries
  • BIFA programme supports four projects to benefit 14 countries in Asia
  • GBIF nodes staff earn first digital badges for data publishing
  • Capacity Enhancement Support Programme opens 2016 call for proposals
  • Videos from training workshops now online
  • Agreement targets improved data exchange on Arctic species

Data publishing

  • Experts offer recommendations for improving GBIF-mediated data for agrobiodiversity research
  • New report offers recommendations on improving GBIF-mediated data for distribution modelling


  • GBIF Benin on national TV

Data in use

New datasets

  • Andorra, the Arctic, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, Denmark, Ireland, Israel, Kenya, Madagascar, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, Spain, United States, Uzbekistan



Translated from English by TaiBIF