Partnerships and affiliations

In addition to working with GBIF’s formal network, data publishers and affiliates, the GBIF Secretariat coordinates and engages in numerous other partnerships and collaborations that advance common aims and objectives.

Current partnerships and affiliations

Biodiversity Indicators Partnership Partner
CBD: Convention on Biological Diversity Observer
CMS: Convention on Migratory Species Observer & Strategic Plan Working Group
DataONE Partner
EOL: Encyclopedia of Life Council Member
EU BON: European Biodiversity Observation Network Member
ECSA: European Citizen Science Association Member
GIASIP: Global Invasive Alien Species Information Partnership Coordinator
GEO: Group on Earth Observations Participating Organization
GEO BON: Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network Member & Steering Committee
Global Partnership for Plant Conservation Partner
IPCC: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Observer
IPBES: Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services Observer
LifeWatch Policy and Science Board Member
UNFCCC: UN Framework Convention on Climate Change Observer
ICSU World Data System Regular member