The objectives of the meeting are the following:
(1) to jointly identify CHM activities that go beyond national borders (collaboration across countries)
(2) to jointly identify regional CHM activities (guidance for the content management of the European Biodiversity CHM portal)
(3 ) to have a first discussion on IT collaboration with biodiversity information dissemination portals across Europe (interfaces that would allow exchange of information),
(4) to obtain feedback from users of the updated EC CHM Toolkit on its maintenance
and to provide initial training for other interested countries on the updated EC CHM Toolkit.
Presentations, minutes and other meeting documents are available under 'Information' at this link: http://biodiversity-chm.eea.europa.eu/About/chm-meeting-biodiversity-clearing-house. Follow-up discussions on user issues will be conducted on the Users' Forum.