The GBIF Network

GBIF Africa region

The GBIF Africa region includes countries in the following sub-regions used in the IPBES regional assessments, shown on this map¹: Central Africa, East Africa and adjacent islands, North Africa, Southern Africa and West Africa. Below is a list of all GBIF Participants in Africa, including membership status and a summary of data published through GBIF.org.

¹Brooks, T., Akçakaya, H., Burgess, N. et al. Analysing biodiversity and conservation knowledge products to support regional environmental assessments. Scientific Data 3, 160007 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1038/sdata.2016.7