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Record information and status
Record ID
41476
Status
Published
Date of creation
2007-09-02 12:51 UTC (UNEP-GEF/6584)
Date of last update
2011-05-19 20:47 UTC (manoela.miranda@cbd.int)
Date of publication
2011-05-19 20:47 UTC (manoela.miranda@cbd.int)

General Information
Title
An Explanatory Guide to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
Author
Mackenzie, Ruth; Burhenne-Guilmin, Françoise; La Viña, Antonio G.M.; Werksman, Jacob D.; Ascencio, Alfonso; Kinderlerer, Julian; Kummer, Katharina; Tapper, Richard; IUCN - The World Conservation Union
Organization(s) involved in the publication of this resource
IUCN - The World Conservation Union
IUCN Publications Services Unit
219c Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0DL, United Kingdom
Phone:+44 1 22 3 277 894
Fax:+44 1 22 3 277 175
Email:books@iucn.org
Url:www.iucn.org/bookstore
Language(s)
  • English, Russian, French, Spanish
Publication date
2003
Subject
Summary, abstract or table of contents
This guide has been prepared by the IUCN Environmental Law Programme and the Foundation for International Environmental Law and Development (FIELD), in cooperation with the World Resources Institute (WRI). The main goal of the guide is to facilitate the understanding of the obligations of Parties to the Protocol, by providing an information base on the content and origin of the Protocol provisions, accessible to the non-specialist and useful for those who will be involved in the development and implementation of national safety frameworks.
Thematic areas
  • Biosafety policy and regulation
Additional Information
Type of resource
  • Monograph (book, brochures or pamphlet, journal article)
Identifier
ISBN: 2-8317-0766-8
Publisher and its location
IUCN Publications Services Unit
Rights
2003 International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources and FIELD
Format
Adobe Acrobat Reader, Paper (318 pages)
PDF
Source
IUCN Environmental Policy and Law Paper No. 46;
Keywords and any other relevant information
environmental law
international agreements
convention on biological diversity
cartagena protocol
biosafety guidelines