Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing signed by the EU and Member States (Part I)
European Union and 12 Member States sign the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization. The number of signatories to a new international treaty on access to and the sharing of benefits from the utilization of genetic resources today jumped to 37 with the signature of the European Union (EU) and 12 of its member states.
|Source||Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity|
Press release by the Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity: