Biodiversity-related access and benefit sharing: dreams and realities through the prism of the French biodiversity bill

April 18, 2016

The Nagoya Protocol and its transposition into the French bill on biodiversity are a step forward in preventing the unfair appropriation of biological resources. Local communities thus stand to gain more from the benefits arising from the commercialisation of living materials. However, private companies’ interests still take precedence and the scope of the text appears […]

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