Helping you find the right biodiversity information from SANBI

Welcome to SANBI's Biodiversity Advisor

The Biodiversity Advisor revolutionizes access to information on South Africa's biodiversity. The Biodiversity Advisor helps you use SANBI's online biodiversity information resources for decision-making, planning and research.

African nations hone in on policy-relevant biodiversity data

From 25-27 March 2014, Africa’s leading biodiversity informaticians convened in Pretoria to inject impetus into a collaborative and innovative project aimed at ensuring relevant biodiversity data is available to support evidence-based policymaking. The event was held in the framework of the JRS-funded project. Read more here.

African scientists flesh out a business case for mobilising biodiversity data

The project aims to develop a strategy for mobilising Africa’s biodiversity data whilst strengthening regional capacity and collaboration in biodiversity informatics. Read more.