Promoting open biodiversity data approaches within the business sector
In recent years, several nodes have scaled up engagement with the private sector resulting in increased data mobilization, partnerships, and communication materials to support further engagement (see the resources developed and available for reuse through the CESP OpenPSD project and the GBIF business sector page). (See Nodes Strategy #3 for more detail.)
After completing this module, you should be able to perform the following:
Complete the following activities to prepare for the onsite sessions:
Read about GBIF and Business (webpage)
Watch video on Open Private Sector Data (PSD) (Vimeo - 4:43 min)
Read about Data4Nature* (webpage and associated Vimeo - 1:17 min)
Read about the Equator Principles (webpage)
|This presentation provides an introduction to the business sector, some key sustainabiltiy frameworks that are shaping the work of this sector and initiatives that GBIF is taking with this sector.
|This presentation focuses on experiences with engaging the business sector in France.
|This presentation focuses on experiences with engaging the business sector in Colombia.
|For this activity, you will be placed in one of three groups and with other group members will compile business sector needs and compare them with benefits and services offered by nodes.