Access to genetic resources, benefit sharing and traditional knowledge in Chile
Dr Carolina Lasen Diaz
FIELD - Foundation for International Environmental Law and Development
Host Country Institutions:
Fundación Sociedades Sustentables
To assist a Chilean NGO in raising awareness and promoting the policy debate on a national framework on access to genetic resources, benefit sharing and traditional knowledge; to address the lack of legislation on access to genetic resources at national level.
Two research papers.
A set of information materials.
Recommendations on appropriate elements for a legal framework on access to genetic resources, benefit sharing and traditional knowledge in Chile.
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