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GOBLET (Global Organisation for Bioinformatics Learning, Education & Training)

GOBLET is a legally registered foundation with a mission to:

Provide a global, sustainable support and networking structure for bioinformatics educators/trainers and students/trainees (including a training portal for sharing materials, tools, tips and techniques; guidelines and best practice documents; facilities to help train the trainers; and offering different learning pathways for different types of learner)

Facilitate capacity development in bioinformatics in all countries

Develop standards and guidelines for bioinformatics education and training

Act as a hub for fund gathering

Reach out to, amongst others, teachers at high schools, to bridge the gap to the next generation of bioinformaticians, and

Foster the international community of B3CB trainers

Its ethos embraces:

inclusivity (welcoming all relevant organisations, networks, societies)

sharing (expertise, best practice, materials, tools, compute resources)

openness (using Creative Commons Licence)

innovation (welcoming imaginative ideas and approaches) 

tolerance (transcending national, political, cultural and social boundaries)