Region: Middle East

Webinar on Private Sector Experiences on ABS: Challenges and Recommendations

Private companies from the pharmaceutical, cosmetic, agriculture, biotechnology and other sectors use genetic resources for the development of products that are essential to society and contribute to implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. The Nagoya Protocol and national ABS laws and policies provide the guidance, rules and procedures under which these companies can access and …

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Jordan strengthens implementation of ABS from the use of its genetic resources

The workshop “Implementation of Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) from the use of Genetic Resources in Jordan: A practical approach”, organized by the UNDP-GEF Global ABS Project, took place from July 17th to 18th in the Dead Sea, Jordan. This event was conducted under the patronage of Her Royal Highness (HRH) Princess Basma Bint Ali, …

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Jordan strengthens its ABS implementation in a workshop patronaged by H.R.H Princess Basma Bint Ali

The workshop “Implementation of Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) of Genetic Resources in Jordan: A practical approach”, organized by the UNDP-GEF Global ABS Project, will take place from July 17th to 18th in Sowayma, Jordan. This event will be conducted under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Basma Bint Ali, Chairperson of the National …

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ABS Biodiscovery in Jordan: Using genes of crop wild relatives to improve the resistance of lettuce to fungal diseases

The native flora of Jordan includes many economically important groups of plants such as plants of medicinal values, many wild edible plants and Crop Wild Relatives (CWR). CWRs are the wild cousins of our cultivated crops and are genetically related to food crop varieties. Untended by humans, they continue to evolve in the wild, developing …

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Семинар по наращиванию потенциала для практикующих специалистов в области доступа к генетическим ресурсам и совместного использования выгод, коренных народов и местных общин, научных работников и частного сектора

Даты проведения:  9-12 апреля 2019 г. Место проведения: г. Стамбул (Региональный центр ПРООН) Контактное лицо: Фернандо Лопес Семинар профессионального сообщества по Нагойскому протоколу регулирования доступа к генетическим ресурсам и совместного использования на справедливой и равной основе выгод от их применения, который организуется в рамках Глобального проекта ПРООН-ГЭФ в области доступа к генетическим ресурсам и совместного …

Семинар по наращиванию потенциала для практикующих специалистов в области доступа к генетическим ресурсам и совместного использования выгод, коренных народов и местных общин, научных работников и частного сектора Read More »

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Webinar on Mainstreaming Gender into ABS Under the Nagoya Protocol: Experimenting new Approaches to Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change

The theme for the International Women’s Day 2019, “Think equal, build smart, innovate for change”, offers a great opportunity to discuss ways and approaches among ABS practitioners to ensure that different social-groups involved along ABS-compliant value chains, particularly women, youth and elderly are empowered to fully benefit from the utilization of genetic resources and associated …

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