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12 Aug 2022
How do I share search results and published records with others?

The “Share” feature of the Search page allows users to share search results or a single record

17 Feb 2022
For the ABS permit, should I apply to the provider country or the country where the genetic resources are being utilized?

In principle an ABS permit is granted by the country where the genetic resources are accessed as evi

17 Feb 2022
Where and how can I compare information submitted by countries through their interim national reports?

The national report analyzer is a tool that allows you to select specific sections or questions of t

17 Feb 2022
Accessing GR in a country that is not Party to the Protocol? What are my obligations?

Regardless of whether a country is a Party to the Nagoya Protocol, users of genetic resources must comply with national ABS requirements.

17 Feb 2022
Is there a fee to become a Party to the Nagoya Protocol?

Parties to the Convention and the Protocols are required to pay annual assessed contributions, which

23 Nov 2021
What are Email Alerts?

 BCH account holders can subscribe to receive automatic notifications/updates when records in certai

23 Nov 2021
How do I save my searches?

 “My saved searches” feature, available on the Search page, allows users to store search filter sele

23 Nov 2021
Where can I find information on National Reports?

The information and formats on National Reports can be accessed in several places:On the Dashboard o

23 Nov 2021
Contact us

Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity413 Saint-Jacques Street, suite 800Montreal, Qu

23 Nov 2021
How do I use the Date filter?

The Date filter appears as the Global Filter on top of the Search page and also as a Sub-filter for