Access and Benefit-sharing Policies in Canada: Scoping the Questions and Issues

This paper translates some of the key principles contained in the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) into concrete issues that need to be considered from a Federal/Provincial/Territorial approach. It proposes a set of principles that will guide the access and benefit-sharing (ABS) policy development process at all levels.

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  • Author: Environment Canada
  • Language of Document: Separate English/French
  • Document Type: Report
  • Cat. No.: En84-31/2005
  • ISBN: 0-662-69486-4
  • Pages: 23
  • Year: 2005