Biodiversity and Bioprospecting

July 1, 2005

Attached please find "Guidelines for BIO members engaging in Bioprospecting". The Guidelines are...

November 28 2012
Given the importance of protections for basic biotechnology inventions to the survival of the biotechnology sector in India, BIO has reviewed the Guidelines and has identified specific questions, and areas for improvement.
February 14 2012
BIO has identified the following countries of interest and recommends the following for our 2011 Special 301 submission.
October 14 2010
The Heads of Biotechnology Associations: Asia, Europe and the Americas and their members support the agreed objective of the Protocol and the greater goal to establish a practical and workable international regime governing access to genetic resources and the fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from these resources.
July 31 2009
Comments, 8th Meeting of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-Sharing.