Welcome to the EU BON helpdesk!
 

This website will guide you through recent developments by the EU BON project  in the domain of biodiversity information. The helpdesk pursues specific goals and consider the interests of different audiences:

Data Mobilization Toolkit

Online supporting toolkit aiming to assist the user in his data mobilization efforts.

EU BON products

Services, tools, guidelines and other products developed or enhanced by EU BON project.

Resources

Comprehensive and searchable overview of other resources relevant to data sharing, 

Trainings

Trainings and workshops on data and metadata integration strategies, use of standards, and use of data sharing tools.

User groups we are addressing:

For more information on the EU BON project, please visit EU BON portal.

News and events

Other initiatives

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  • Channel: RSS FAO FORIS

    Follow the work of FAO Forestry and its partners in the most recent issue of inFO news, a regular news bulletin published by the Forestry Department of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.


    Date publishing: Friday, March 20, 2015 - 00:00
  • Channel: RSS FAO FORIS

    Bangkok, Thailand: With pollution levels off the charts in some Asian cities and haze from forest fires blanketing much of Southeast Asia, this year’s International Day of Forests on 21st March reminds us what’s at stake if countries don't get more serious in dealing with deforestation and climate change, an official at the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said today.

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    Date publishing: Friday, March 20, 2015 - 00:00
  • Channel: EU JRC news

    Nearly a third of patents filed for technologies in digital communication at the European Patent Office originate in Asia (mainly China, Japan and Korea) and numbers are increasing; what are the consequences? This and other questions were addressed today at the JRC's conference on "The Role of Patents – Innovation in the European digital single market".

    Date publishing: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 18:28
  • Channel: EU JRC news

    The third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction kicked off in Sendai, Japan, on 14 March. Several thousand participants are attending the four-day conference where also JRC Director-General, Vladimir Šucha, is presenting the role and potential of science and technology in disaster risk reduction and the future JRC knowledge centre for disaster risk management.
     

    Date publishing: Monday, March 16, 2015 - 14:23
  • Channel: EU JRC news

    Today the JRC launches the Raw Materials Information System (RMIS), a comprehensive online repository of information on policies, activities and data related to the European raw materials sector. The RMIS supports a series of European Commission initiatives which aim to tackle the pressure on valuable resources and their more efficient use to the benefit of EU’s economies.

    Date publishing: Monday, March 16, 2015 - 09:01
  • Channel: RSS FAO FORIS

    On the occasion of the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, FAO's Forestry Department published a new edition of its Unasylva journal focusing on the impact of disasters for forest-dependent communities.This double issue examines the ways in which forests and trees can best be managed both to resist shocks and to protect from shocks. The articles... more

    Date publishing: Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 00:00
  • Channel: RSS FAO FORIS

    This double issue of Unasylva aims to tease out the complex interrelationship between forests, trees and disasters, and to examine the ways in which forests and trees can best be managed both to resist shocks and to protect from shocks. The articles in this issue cover a range of disasters and crises. Most refer to natural disasters such as typhoons, fires and earthquakes, although some deal with human-induced disasters and other complex crises... more

    Date publishing: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 00:00
  • Channel: DataOne

    DataONE welcomes the Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network (GLEON) as the 26th Member Node to join the federation. GLEON, an international grassroots network of people, lakes, and data, was founded in 2005. GLEON limnologists, ecologists, information technology experts, and engineers conduct innovative science by sharing and interpreting high-resolution sensor data to understand, predict, and communicate the role and response of lakes in a changing... more

    Date publishing: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 16:38
  • Channel: DataOne

    DataONE welcomes the Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network (GLEON) as the 26th Member Node to join the federation. GLEON, an international grassroots network of people, lakes, and data, was founded in 2005. GLEON limnologists, ecologists, information technology experts, and engineers conduct innovative science by sharing and interpreting high-resolution sensor data to understand, predict, and communicate the role and response of lakes in a changing... more

    Date publishing: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 16:38
  • Channel: EU JRC news

    The JRC's European radiological data exchange platform (EURDEP) makes radiological monitoring data widely available from most European countries in nearly real-time. This year, the tool celebrates 20 years of service, and features new developments. A new feature allows interactive maps to be produced, displaying public EURDEP data in a simple, intuitive and attractive way.

    Date publishing: Monday, March 9, 2015 - 16:20

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