Workshop participants strongly re-affirmed the goals of the CBD and the ensuing Nagoya Protocol for the protection and sustainability of biodiversity as well as access and benefit sharing. It is important to implement the already existing regulations in a feasible way. The participants discussed that it is helpful to keep the big picture in mind and that until now an industrialized North often profits more from benefits arising from genetic resources than the Global South does.
Short analysis by Carsten Neßhöver (NeFo) of the scoping document for the IPBES global assessment as it was negotiated at the forth plenary meeting of the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services IPBES (22 February 2016)
Zusammenfassende Analyse der auf der 10. Vertragsstaatenkonferenz (COP 10) der CBD gefassten Beschlüsse mit Relevanz zur Forschungspolitik, insbesondere hinsichtlich des formulierten Forschungsbedarfs (10. Dezember 2010)