Theory to Practice under the Nagoya Protocol
24 concrete examples of how genetic resources can be used to improve the livelihoods of local communities by increasing incomes, promoting food security, and contributing to biodiversity conservation in countries around the world.
Learn about the policy and legislative options to facilitate access to genetic resources, the development of products by different industries, and the flow of benefits to the providers of these genetic resources and the burgeoning Global ABS Community, which promotes South-South cooperation amongst countries on ABS issues.
This beautifully illustrated report is a visual celebration of our biological, genetic, and cultural diversity. You will be taken on a journey around the world visiting different countries and meeting indigenous peoples and local communities, scientists, and policy makers.