Welcome to the website of the Belgian National Focal Point to the Global Taxonomy Initiative
In implementing COP decision V/9, paragraph 4,
The specific objective of the Belgian GTI is to help with the development of taxonomic and curatorial capacities in developing countries partner of the Belgian Cooperation. The aim is to strengthen the scientific knowledge base on biodiversity and on its linkages with ecosystem services and poverty reduction.
Find out more information on the past and present taxonomic projects funded by the GTI here.
- 2 new publications by GTI alumnus and RBINS researcher on potentially invasive ant species in Côte d'Ivoire
- New publication by GTI alumnus, Cuong Do, from Vietnam
- GTI training advertised on partner website in Vietnam
- New publication by GTI alumnus, Héritier Milenge Kamalebo on uses and importance of wild fungi in DR Congo