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Published Mar. 20, 2017 11:41 AM

The ECPGR working groups on forage crops and on barley invited GBIF-Norway to the joint workshop in Malmö to present the GBIF data portal.

Published Sep. 5, 2016 12:37 PM

GBIF Norway ( and the Norwegian Biodiversity Information Centre ( organize a seminar on data publishing in Tromsø on 7th and 8th of September 2016. Read more at:

Agrobiodiversity occurrence data in GBIF
Published Oct. 26, 2015 12:05 PM

In April 2015, the GBIF Secretariat and Bioversity International created a ‘Task Group on Data Fitness for Use in Agrobiodiversity’ to improve the quality and quantity of data on the GBIF portal that are important to agricultural biodiversity research and policy communities. These include data on agricultural biodiversity monitoring, gaps in conservation, crop wild relatives, collections and genebank inventories, crop suitability index and more. The Norwegian GBIF node was invited and accepted to be a member of this task group.