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Regulation (EU) No. 511/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council on compliance measures for users from the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization in the Union.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock, Cultivated plants
Keyword
Genetic resources International agreement-implementation Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge Access and benefit sharing
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Regulation establishes rules governing compliance with access and benefit-sharing for genetic resources and traditional knowledge associated with genetic resources in accordance with the provisions 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. The Regulation aims to contribute to the conservation of biological diversity and the sustainable use of its components, i

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Website
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References - Legislation

Implements

Council Decision 2014/283/EU on the conclusion, on behalf of the European Union, 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.

Legislation | European Union | 2014

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Genetic resources, Access and benefit sharing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits arising from their Utilisation Regulations, 2016 (L.N. 379 of 2016).

Legislation | Malta | 2016

Keyword: Genetic resources, International agreement-implementation, Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge, Access and benefit sharing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nagoya Protocol (Compliance) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 821 of 2015).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2015

Keyword: Genetic resources, International agreement-implementation, Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge, Offences/penalties, Access and benefit sharing, Biodiversity, Plant production, Planting material/seeds, Breeders' rights/farmers' rights

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/1866 laying down detailed rules for the implementation of Regulation (EU) No. 511/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the register of collections, monitoring user compliance and best practices.

Legislation | European Union | 2015

Keyword: Genetic resources, International agreement-implementation, Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge, Access and benefit sharing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Real Decreto Nº 124/2017 - Acceso a los recursos genéticos procedentes de taxones silvestres y al control de la utilización.

Legislation | Spain | 2017

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Genetic resources, Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge, Access and benefit sharing, Access-to-information, Wild flora, Wildlife products, Plant variety, Collecting/harvesting, Inspection, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Other references

Implements treaty

Convention on Biological Diversity

Treaty | Multilateral | Rio de Janeiro |

Keyword: Liability/compensation, Education, Protection of habitats, Management/conservation, Institution, Biodiversity, Policy/planning, Ecosystem preservation, EIA, Monitoring, Genetic resources, Protected area, Dispute settlement, Subsidy/incentive, Alien species, Crops/grasses, Data collection/reporting, Ex-situ conservation, Biotechnology, Traditional rights/customary rights, Sustainable use, Research, Financing, Access and benefit sharing, Technology transfer

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001148)

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

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-155959)