The purpose of the Declaration is to ensure the respect of human dignity and protection ofhuman rights and fundamental freedoms in the collection, processing, use and storage ofhuman genetic data, in keeping with the requirements of equality, justice and solidarityView this resource Bookmark this resource
Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity. Nagoya Protocol On Access To Genetic Resources And The Fair And Equitable Sharing Of Benefits Arising From Their Utilization To The Convention On Biological Diversity. Canada, 2011. ISBN: 92-9225-306-9.
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The Protocol provides
a strong basis for greater legal certainty and transparency for both providers
and users of genetic resources. It also promotes the use of genetic resources and associated traditional knowledge, strengthens the opportunities for fair and equitable sharing of benefits from their use.