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Managing biodiversity: National systems of conservation and innovation in Africa

Author
Mugabe J., Clark N. (eds)
Date
1998
Source
IUCN (ID: MON-062464)
Publisher | Place of publication
ACTS Press | Nairobi, Kenya
ISBN
9966-41-097-X; $20.00
Pages
279 p.
Document type
Monography/book
Language
English
Country/Territory
Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Un. Rep. of, Uganda, Zimbabwe
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Biodiversity Biotechnology Intellectual property rights/patents Technology transfer
Geographical area
Africa
Abstract

Contents: 1. Biodiversity and sustainable development in Africa 2. National systems of conservation 3. Regional initiatives for biodiversity management in East Africa 4. Biodiversity management in Ethipia 5. Biodiversity management in Kenya 6. Biodiversity management in Tanzania 7. Biodiversity management in Uganda 8. Intellectual property rights and the transfer of biotechnology to Zimbabwe 9. Technology transfer and the Convention on Biological Diversity: Emerging policy and institutional issues

Other references

Treaty

Convention on Biological Diversity

Treaty | Multilateral | Rio de Janeiro |

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

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001148)