Bioversity International: research for development in agricultural and tree biodiversity

Arnaud, Elizabeth


Elizabeth holds a MSc in Biology and a Master in Scientific data management techniques and communication and is based at our Montpellier office.

Elizabeth coordinated the Musa Germplasm Information System (MGIS) and the CGIAR System-wide Information System on Genetic Resources, the development of the Bioversity geospatial database for collected crop samples and since 2008, has led the Crop Ontology project of the Generation Challenge Programme developed with other CGIAR Research Centers.

Elizabeth is the head of Bioversity's delegation in the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) governing Body and in 2012, she was invited to join the GBIF Scientific Committee.




Master in Scientific data Management techniques and communication

MSc in Biology