Open Biodiversity and Health Big Data

The BHBD is a non-profit, non-governmental organization for promoting biodiversity and health big data sharing in the world, under the framework of "Open Biodiversity and Health Big Data Initiative" by the International Union of Biological Sciences (IUBS).

Aims
  • To develop a platform for biodiversity and health big data integration, translation and sharing.
  • To promote and facilitate biodiversity and health big data sharing within the Alliance.
  • To construct a world-level biodiversity and health big data center containing a variety of repositories and knowledge bases that are publicly accessible to worldwide communities.
  • To promote the level of participation and influence of BHBD in global biological researches.
Membership

The Alliance comprises IUBS country/region Members and organization Members. An appropriate organization would be a university, research institute, hospital, or its representative center/department.

The Responsibilities of Members
  • To participate the technical development for biodiversity and health big data sharing through Projects.
  • To contribute biodiversity and health big data.
  • To exchange and provide training for the other Members.
  • To inform scientific communities within its territory about the Alliance's activities, and seek to promote the aims of the Alliance.