FishBase is currently the most important online encyclopaedia on fishes and incorporates many tools for ichthyologists and fisheries biologists.

The focus of the training will be on fish biodiversity data and their integration into FishBase, on how to use FishBase and on how to contribute.

5 Scholarships are available for African scientists

Applications from candidates from the following countries only are accepted: Cameroon, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe