• Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
 

 

 

 
 
WORKSHOP SUPPORTED BY CIBIO-InBIO CALLS ATTENTION ON THE IMPORTANCE OF MOZAMBIQUE’S PARTICIPATION IN GBIF
Taking place on May 26, 2016 in Maputo, this workshop aims to pave the way for the establishment of the Mozambican Node of GBIF.
 

On May 26, 2016, Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM), in Maputo, will host the workshop “Importância da Participação de Moçambique no Sistema Global de Informaçâo Sobre Biodiversidade (GBIF)” [“Importance of the Mozambique’s Participation in the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)”].

 

The workshop, co-organized by UEM and by the Portuguese Node of GBIF with the support of CIBIO-InBIO, is part of GBIF’s PALOP capacity building project, coordinated by the Portuguese Node of GBIF with the support of GBIF.


The main goals of this one-day workshop include:

  • Raising awareness about GBIF, its infrastructure and functioning;
  • Pinpoint the benefits of Mozambique’s participation in GBIF;
  • Discuss the establishment of the Mozambican Node of GBIF.


Present in this workshop, aimed at the collaborators of Mozambican or international institutions which have developed relevant work in the country, will be the Deputy Director of GBIF’s International Secretariat, Tim Hirsch.

 

To know more about this workshop, please visit the Portuguese Node of GBIF’s website and UEM’s website (information available in Portuguese).

Posted in 2016-05-06