2018 UN Biodiversity Conference Virtual Display Table

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2018 UN Biodiversity Conference Virtual Display Table

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Under which conditions would a wide support be likely for a Multilateral Environmental Agreement for pollinator protection?
The Nagoya Protocol (2010) demonstrated that Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEA) are still
achievable. Pollination services are essential for biodiversity, agriculture, ecosystem services and human wellbeing,
but in jeopardy as The…

Mainstreaming Agrobiodiversity in Sustainable Food System
The first comprehensive scientific analysis of how agrobiodiversity can make our vulnerable food system more resilient, sustainable and nutritious. This 200-page guide provides solid evidence that investments in agrobiodiversity also play a critical…

The Agrobiodiversity Index – Factsheet
The Agrobiodiversity Index is the tool we need to measure agrobiodiversity and identify concrete actions to achieve diverse and sustainable food systems. It will contribute to sustainability through three pillars: diets and markets, production…

Integrating Wild and Agricultural Biodiversity – Poster
A poster illustrating research on how both wild biodiversity and agrobiodiversity provide multiple ecosystem services that support food production, underpin food security and human wellbeing. Despite many linkages and interdependencies, the…

Implementing National Biosafety Frameworks in the Caribbean Sub-Region Administration System and Arrangements Guidance
This document is a guideline to assist the development and enhancement of an
administrative system and associated arrangements for the use of GMOs in the
Caribbean region, and includes a reasonable set of administrative approaches…

Implementing National Biosafety Frameworks in the Caribbean Sub-Region Containment Management for Research and Development of GM Crops
For research creating and investigating GMOs, containment targets both the prevention/ limitation
of dispersal and impact of biological material outside of the contained facility as well as
the protection of staff working in the facility. In spite…

Implementing National Biosafety Frameworks in the Caribbean Sub-Region Post-Release Monitoring of Genetically Modified Crop Plants
During the development process of a new genetically modified (GM) crop plant, the developer
will repeatedly monitor and evaluate the plant’s agronomic performance, its morphology and
reproductive biology, and its interactions with the environment.…

Implementing National Biosafety Frameworks in the Caribbean Sub-Region Saint Lucia Document Concerning the Safety Assessment for Foods and Animal Feeds Derived from Genetically Modified Insect-Resistant Maize MON810
This introduction serves as an explanation of the purpose and method of preparation of the
following food/feed safety assessment document for insect-resistant maize variety MON810.
The document represents a food/feed safety assessment prepared for…

Implementing National Biosafety Frameworks in the Caribbean Sub-Region Policy Brief Regional Biosafey Harmonization
Harmonization is critical for the co-ordination of biosafety at the CARICOM level.
This policy document, which was developed via a consultative process involving
regional stakeholders, outlines the objectives, principles and advantages…
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