Just like in all other STEM disciplines, the biodiversity sciences has a human diversity problem. iDigBio is committed to broadening participation for all underrepresented groups and is working to do so through multiple initiatives:
NSF-Funded Workshop Series
Title: Broadening Participation of People with Disabilities in Science
People with disabilities (PWD) are highly underrepresented in all science fields, but many of the barriers to participation faced by PWD can be removed.
Space for this workshop is limited.