Strategies for Open and Permanent Access to Scientific Information in Latin America: Focus on Health and Environmental Information for Sustainable Development

Breakout session: Biodiversity Data & Metadata
Chair: Andrea Ferreira Portela Nunes, Ministry of Science and Technology, Brazil
Rapporteur: Bonnie Carroll, USA

Challenges

Complexity inherent in Biodiversity

Cultural

Institutional

Legal-Policy

Technological

MODELS/QUALITIES

GBIF

Species Link

PPBio for integrated surveys.

SIAMAZONIA

National Information System of Colombia

PROJECTS


Sponsors
  • The Global Alliance for Enhancing Access to and Application of Scientific Data in Developing Countries, of the United Nations Global Alliance for ICT and Development, UN G@ID
Organizers
  • U.S. National Committee for CODATA
  • Brazilian National Committee for CODATA.
  • CODATA Task Group on Preservation of and Access to Scientific and Technical Data in Developing Countries