The GBIF Network

GBIF Africa region

The GBIF Africa region includes countries in the following sub-regions used in the IPBES regional assessments, described here¹: 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

¹IPBES Technical Support Unit on Knowledge and Data. (2020). IPBES regions and sub-regions (Version 1.1) [Data set]. Zenodo.