28th May, 2020
Save the dates: the annual Biodiversity Information Standards Conference goes online!
TDWG 2020 will be a virtual conference divided into working sessions (Sep 21-25) followed by a second week dedicated to dissemination and sharing (Oct 19-23).
19th May, 2020
17th May, 2020
End of January, the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity announced the theme of the International Day for Biological Diversity on 22 May 2020: “Our Solutions are in Nature”.
The theme for the day shows that Biodiversity remains the answer to a number of sustainable development challenges that we all face. From nature-based solutions to climate, to food and water security, and sustainable livelihoods, biodiversity remains the basis for a sustainable future.
27th Apr, 2020
Back to December 2019, CETAF launched an initiative to reward and support early-career researchers whose work focuses on natural science collections within the fields of taxonomy, biodiversity and ge
16th Apr, 2020
Europe is a global leader in collections-based research, hosting 80% of the known bio and geodiversity, meaning 1.5 billion specimens documented and curated by over 5000 scientists.
We are very happy to share with you the promotional film that has been produced under ICEDIG project. We are proud about our community's combined efforts to further advance innovation and consolidation towards DiSSCo, the large-scale digitisation effort for natural heritage.
27th Mar, 2020
07th Jan, 2020
19th Dec, 2019
Helsinki (Finland), 26-28 February 2020
SAVE THE DATE!
11th Dec, 2019CETAF E-SCORE Award for Excellence in Research Based on Natural Science Collections - First Edition 2020
E-SCORE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN RESEARCH BASED ON NATURAL SCIENCE COLLECTIONS - First Edition 2020 -
29th Nov, 2019
The CETAF community has since years been working to realise the DiSSCo research infrastructure. Today, it opened the call for applications to become a member of its General Assembly, a major milestone for DiSSCo and shows its maturity, a direct consequence of the maturity of the underpinning community.