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Competent National Authority (CNA)

last updated: 20 Jan 2023
General Information
Ministry of Environment, Protection of Nature and Sustainable Development, Dr. DINGOM Aurélie Taylor Patience PhD, Animal Physiology/Pharmacology Teacher, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Inspector N°2, ABS National Focal Point, Traditional Knowledge National Focal Point
Ministerial Building N°2, 20th May Boulevard P.O. Box 320 Yaounde
  • +237222236037
  • +237699738842
  • +237675635537
  • +237222236037
Additional Contact Information
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Ms Sylvie FANTA
Head of Clearing House Unit/ Focal Point of GBIF, CHM and ABSCH, Center of Environmental Data and Documentation
Ministerial Building N°2, P.O. Box 320 Yaounde/ Cameroon
Yaounde, Centre
320, Cameroon
Phone: 00237676115001, 00237671494824,
Legislative, administrative or policy basis for the competence of the Competent National Authority
Law N°2021/014 of 09 july 2021 to govern access to genetic resources, thier derivatives, traditional knoledge associated with genetic resources and the fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from their utilization
Summary of ABS Responsibilities
Responsible for all genetic resources. Only designated competent national authority (CNA) for the country.
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