Access to genetic resources and benefit sharing in the Pacific Islands region


New Zealand (Cook Islands), Vanuatu
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Ref: 8-186

Status: Completed

Round:
7
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
SPREP - South Pacific Regional Environmental Programme, WWF - South Pacific Program
Start Date:
01-07-99
End Date:
30-06-01
Funding:
£107,447.00
Regions:
Pacific
Countries:
New Zealand (Cook Islands), Vanuatu
Project Summary:
To support initiatives at the regional and country level in the Pacific to consider and, as appropriate, develop legal, policy and/or administrative measures to regulate access to genetic resources and ensure appropriate benefit-sharing within the meaning of the Convention on Biological Diversity and taking into account developments at the international level.
Project Outputs:
5 day regional workshop and 2 national workshops; Draft regional guidelines on access to genetic resources and benefit-sharing (ABS); 2 national draft ABS frameworks developed and discussed at workshops; 4 national, 3 local and 1 UK press release, 2 national TV announcements; informal network of people working on ABS issues.


Documents:
Title: 08-186 Applic - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-04-07 10:50:46

Title: 8-186 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2008-04-07 10:50:46

Title: 8-186 FR Annex C - edited
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Title: 8-186 FR Annex B - edited
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