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Sustainable use of genetic resources under the Convention on Biological Diversity

exploring access and benefit sharing issues

by William Lesser

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Published by CAB International in Wallingford, Oxon, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biological diversity conservation -- Law and legislation.,
  • Genetic engineering -- Law and legislation.,
  • Sustainable development -- Law and legislation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-211) and index.

    Other titlesConvention on Biological Diversity (1992)
    StatementW. Lesser.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK3488 .L47 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 218 p. :
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL677651M
    ISBN 100851991971
    LC Control Number97023972

      The Convention on Biological Diversity was first signed on June 5, at the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This multinational treaty went into effect on Decem with the objective of developing international approaches for conserving and promoting sustainable interactions surrounding biological : Amber Pariona. The Convention on Biological Diversity, known informally as the Biodiversity Convention, is a multilateral treaty. The Convention has three main goals including: the conservation of biological diversity; the sustainable use of its components; and the fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from genetic resources. In other words, its objective is to develop national strategies for the conservation and .

    Animal Genetic Resources. The National Plan provides goals and strategies for the conservation and sustainable use of farm animal genetic resources for food and agriculture during the period of to 2. DEFINITIONS Animal Genetic Resources: The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) defines genetic resources as any material of plant. the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on metabolism of biological or genetic resources.

    This Convention, which dates back to the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in , deals with the conservation of biological diversity, as might be expected, but also deals with the sustainable use of the components of biodiversity and fair and equitable sharing of any benefits gained from the use of. The Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity entered into force on 12 October Nagoya Protocol covers genetic resources and traditional knowledge associated with them, including resources held by indigenous communities.


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Sustainable use of genetic resources under the Convention on Biological Diversity: exploring access and benefit sharing issues.

The Convention on Biological Diversity is a complex document, particularly in those Articles dealing with the ownership and use of genetic by: The Convention on Biological Diversity, its Nagoya Protocol, and Access to the use of genetic resources material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area of its.

Convention on Biological Diversity(CBD) - The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) was opened for signature at the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro on 5 June and entered into force on 29 December Goals: Conservation of Biodiversity Sustainable use of Biodiversity Fair and Equitable Sharing of the Benefits (ABS) Components of.

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), known informally as the Biodiversity Convention, is a multilateral treaty.

The Convention has three main goals including: the conservation of biological diversity (or biodiversity); the sustainable use of its components; and the fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from genetic resources.

UNEP’s Briefing to the 2nd Committee of UNGA on Access and Benefits Sharing. Institutional involvement of UNEP. The Nagoya Protocol was negotiated under the Convention on Biological Diversity, for which the UNEP carry out the functions of the Secretariat: • CBD CoP Decision 1/4: “1.

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) stems from the growing recognition that biological diversity is an asset of tremendous value to present and future generations across the world.

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) tasked experts to prepare an international legal instrument for the conservation and sustainable use of. conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity. Article 6.

General Measures for Conservation and Sustainable Use Each Contracting Party shall, in accordance with its particular conditions and capabilities: (a) Develop national strategies, plans or programmes for the conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity or adapt for.

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The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is an international legally-binding treaty with three main goals: conservation of biodiversity; sustainable use of biodiversity; and the fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising from the use of genetic resources.

In the Convention on Biological Diversity will adopt a post global biodiversity framework as a stepping stone towards the Vision of “"Living in harmony with nature".

In its decision 14/34 the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity adopted a comprehensive and participatory process for the preparation. Sustainable Use of Genetic Resources under the Convention on Biological Diversity. Exploring Access and Benefit Sharing Issues.

Lesser William. Genetic resources are important to humans because they provide a pool of genetic diversity that has commercial value and promotes food security.; The fair and equitable use of genetic resources is one the objectives of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and is covered by Article 15 of the Convention.; The Nagoya Protocol aims to create greater legal certainty for users and providers.

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) was inspired by the world’s growing commitment to sustainable development. Its objectives are the conservation of biological diversity, the sustainable. Unit 2 - Measures for Conservation and Sustainable Use. At the end of this unit, you will be able to: Identify the conservation and sustainable use measures included in the Convention on Biological Diversity It will take you take you 15 minutes approximately to complete the unit, excluding additional training materials and videos.

Description: The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) strives for the sustainable and equitable utilization of genetic resources, with the ultimate goal of conserving biodiversity.

The CBD and the Nagoya Protocol which has since been elaborated suggest a bilateral model for access to genetic resources and the sharing of benefits from their utilization.

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is an international treaty with three main goals: The conservation of biodiversity; The sustainable use of the components of biodiversity; The fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising from the utilization of genetic resources.

The Convention on Biological Diversity arose from a growing recognition that the diversity of nature is a global asset of tremendous value to present and future generations. It aims to conserve nature, ensure nature is used sustainably and that the benefits to people from the use of genetic diversity.

"The Convention of Biological Diversity" is a complex document, particularly in those articles dealing with the ownership and use of genetic resources. This text focuses on the legal and economic issues regarding the sustainable use and transfer of genetic resources and associated technologies.

In parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) agreed to develop and implement policies to regulate and facilitate access to genetic resources (AGR). We examine regulations and agreements in Brazil, Colombia, and the Philippines in detail and discuss how these countries are implementing the AGR mandate.

In particular, we evaluate progress toward achieving Cited by:   Some of the many issues dealt with under the convention include: I. Measures and incentives for the conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity. II. Regulated access to genetic resources and traditional knowledge, including Prior Informed Consent of the party providing resources.Kew’s work contributes to the three objectives of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD); the conservation of biodiversity, the sustainable use of its components, and the fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising from access to genetic resources.

Conservation of biological diversity is at the heart of Kew’s work, from our.