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2019 Capacity Enhancement Support Programme call opens for proposals
14 January 2019
Not just a numbers game: Small collections with big impact
27 November 2018
Biodiversity infrastructures to crosslink metagenomics and species occurrence data
18 December 2018
Expanding local engagement and biodiversity data use through localized content
Japanese node on challenges and solutions to dealing with language barriers
The GBIF network
Dozens of countries and organizations working together to make species data findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable.
Mobilization of biodiversity data from the private sector
A Norwegian data flow established to ensure mobilization of biodiversity data to GBIF from the private sector
Training through e-learning: a guiding example from GBIF Spain
Experiences with choosing and setting up an e-learning platform for training in the Spanish-speaking community–and an invitation for other nodes to join
Introduction to sampling-event data
What is sampling-event data and why is it important?