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A Proclamation to provide for the ratification of the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising From Their Utilization (No. 753/2012).

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Legislation
Date
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock, Cultivated plants, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Genetic resources International agreement-implementation Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge Access and benefit sharing Biodiversity Planting material/seeds Breeders' rights/farmers' rights Management/conservation
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries
Abstract

This Proclamation President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia ratifies the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of the Benefits Arising from their Utilization and grants power to the Institute of Biodiversity Conservation to take, in collaboration with the appropriate federal, regional and city administration government organs, all acts necessary for the implementation of the Protocol.

Full text
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Other references

Implements treaty

Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and their Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity

Treaty | Multilateral | Nagoya |

Keyword: Access-to-justice, Food security, Capacity building, Climate change, Biodiversity, Genetic resources, Agriculture and environment, Public health, Biotechnology, Cultural heritage, Enforcement/compliance, Access-to-information, Access and benefit sharing

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-155959)