Jimma University has got BID national grant to mobilize biodiversity data under ‘Biodiversity Information for Development and Environmental Resilience in Southwestern Ethiopia (BIDERSE)’. BIDERSE project will be implemented together with Ethiopian Biodiversity Institute (EBI) and the Kafa Biosphere Reserve which is managed by NABU. This project is intended to internationally mobilize and publish biodiversity information available by Jimma University, NABU, EBI and all other relevant organization and individuals in Ethiopia. Any interested stakeholder can contact the project leader Dr. Argaw Ambelu by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone. +251911826218.