Implementation of the Nagoya Protocol and its Impact over certain aspects of BioTrade

Implementation of the Nagoya Protocol and its Impact over certain aspects of BioTrade

Implementation of the Nagoya Protocol and its Impact over certain aspects of BioTrade PhytoTrade Africa has started a cooperation with UNCTAD on their BioTrade Fund Project III. The Nagoya Protocol entered into force on 12 October 2014 and has so far been ratified by 68 States, including

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Nagoya Protocol impact

As of 15th July 2014, 50 countries have either ratified, approved, accepted or acceded to the Nagoya Protocol and it will therefore officially enter into force in 90 days, on 12th October 2014.  All Southern African countries which have ratified or acceded to the Protocol (Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique, Madagascar,

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PhytoTrade receives GIZ funding for Access and Benefit Sharing

PhytoTrade receives GIZ funding for Access and Benefit Sharing

PhytoTrade Africa recently received funding from Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH to implement a new Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) initiative “ABS in Southern Africa – Developing policy and implementing best practices”. The project will be implemented in close collaboration with the multi-donor funded ABS Capacity

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