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Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to the Convention on Biological Diversity

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Global
Date
Jan 29, 2000
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-001327)
Title abbreviation

Biosafety Protocol

Title (French)

Protocole de Cartagena sur la prévention des risques biotechnologiques relatif à la Convention sur la diversité biologique

Title (Spanish)

Protocolo de Cartagena sobre prevensión de riesgos biotecnológicos relativo al Convenio sobre la Diversidad Biológica

Title (Other)

Cartagena-Protokoll über die Biologische Sicherheit zu der Konvention der biologischen Vielfalt

Place of adoption
Montreal
Depository
UN United Nations
Language
Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, Spanish
Entry into force
Sep 11, 2003
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems, Environment gen.
Keyword
GMO Biodiversity Transport/storage Food quality control/food safety Biotechnology Access-to-information Liability/compensation Packaging/labelling Transboundary effects Institution Education Financing International agreement-text Risk assessment/management International trade Monitoring Biosafety Precautionary principle Sustainable use
Link to abstract
TRE-AB-EN-001327.rtf
Full text
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Website
bch.cbd.int
treaties.un.org

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