Policy, Economic and Legal Implications for Access and Benefit Sharing
Demonstrating the shortcomings of current policy and legal approaches to access and benefit-sharing (ABS), this book is based on the premise that genetic resources are widely distributed across countries and that bilateralism and contracts undermine capacities to achieve fairness and equity....
To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge
Sharing Access to and Benefits of Genetic Resources
Globally, local and indigenous approaches to conserving biodiversity, crop improvement, and managing precious natural resources are under threat. Many communities have to deal with 'biopiracy,' for example. As well, existing laws are usually unsuitable for protecting indigenous and traditional...
Published November 3rd 2011 by Routledge