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.


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


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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    “We have all the elements in our industry, the willingness and the potential to contribute, to be part of the solution to climate change.”

    Teresa Presas, Managing Director of CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries), will be a key-note speaker on Opportunities for Development at the XIII World Forestry Congress in Argentina.

    Date publishing: Thursday, June 18, 2009 - 00:00
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    In the era of global warming, forests are a fundamental requirement for the balance between carbon emission and carbon absorption.

    Read the full interview with Professor Swaminathan, key-note speaker on Trees and Forests in Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS) at the XIII World Forestry Congress.

    Date publishing: Monday, June 8, 2009 - 00:00
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    What will be the impact on forests of future economic development, globalized trade and increases in the world's population? The 2009 edition of the biennial State of the World's Forests looks forward, with the theme "Society, forests and forestry: adapting for the future".
    Date publishing: Tuesday, May 12, 2009 - 00:00
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    Adaptation to climate change
    Date publishing: Tuesday, May 12, 2009 - 00:00