3GTW
the 3rd Global Taxonomy Workshop
Pretoria 2002
Paris 2003

Implementing the Global Taxonomy Initiative


Plan of Action and Resource Kit for
Taxonomic Capacity Building





Commitments to Plan of Action

To date, commitments to action from the following countries and institutions have been recorded in the Plan of Action. Some organisations have also submitted further details on their commitments.

ABRS -
Australian Biological Resources Study background | commitment details
BioNET LOOPs –
Locally Owned and Operated Partnerships of BioNET INTERNATIONAL
CABI –
CAB International
CCC –
Coral Cay Conservation
CETAF -
Consortium of European Taxonomic Facilities
ENBI –
European Network for Biodiversity Information commitment details
ETI –
Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification commitment details
GBIF -
Global Biodiversity Information Facility commitment details
GISP –
Global Invasive Species Programme
NHM –
The Natural History Museum (London) commitment details
ICIPE -
The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology
IPPC –
International Plant Protection Convention
ITIS –
Integrated Taxonomic Information System background
IUCN -
The World Conservation Union
Japan commitment details
NSF –
National Science Foundation (USA)
RBGK –
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew commitment details
SI –
Smithsonian Institution
SPP –
Species Plantarum Project background | commitment details
SP2000 –
Species 2000
The Netherlands commitment details
UNESCO –
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
WFCC –
World Federations of Culture Collections commitment details