Building a case for engagement in GBIF

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you should be able to perform the following:

  • Explain the relevance of GBIF with regard to science and policy.

  • Calculate the national value of time savings from GBIF-enabled research for a country/economy.

  • Explain the process for joining GBIF as a Participant.

  • List key benefits to a country/economy from joining GBIF.

  • List key services a Node can provide within their country/economy after joining GBIF.

GB30 Group
Governing Board delegates and Secretariat staff at GB30. Canberra, Australia 2023