INTRODUCTION TO THE NAGOYA PROTOCOL ON ACCESS AND BENEFIT SHARING IN THE UK
Wednesday 14th October, 14:00 – 15:30
Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
This webinar will cover an introduction to the Nagoya Protocol and the legislation in force in the UK, as well case studies focussing on academic research conducted in the UK involving genetic resources. We also invite attendees to submit specific questions or topics that they would like to see covered in advance of the webinar, through the registration page. If you have any questions in advance of the webinar, please send us an email using the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note the closing date to register for this event is 13/10/2020 at Midday.
Provisional Agenda (via MS Teams)
14:00 – 14:45: Introduction to the Nagoya Protocol and legislation in the UK.
14:45 – 15:30: Q&A
The webinar aims to provide attendees with the knowledge and tools to:
1. Identify genetic resources in-scope of the compliance measures in the UK
2. Explain the steps required to seek, keep and transfer genetic resources, associated traditional knowledge and related ABS documentation in line with the compliance measures
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