Publisher description for Sustainable use of genetic resources under the Convention on Biological Diversity : exploring access and benefit sharing issues / W. Lesser.

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The Convention on Biological Diversity articles pertaining to the ownership and use of genetic resources are quite complex. Despite this, countries around the world are acting quickly on its provision. This timely book seeks to review and synthesize the full range of issues involved, while focusing on the legal and economic aspects of sustainable use and transfer of these resources.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Biological diversity conservation -- Law and legislation.
Genetic engineering -- Law and legislation.
Sustainable development -- Law and legislation.