Regional or National Measures

Vanuatu
ABS Measures
  • Environmental Management and Conservation Act No. 12 of 2002
  • Main ABS Elements

    ABS Element
    Official Title of the Measure
    Description Relevant articles and sections
    Competent National Authority
    Environmental Management and Conservation Act No. 12 of 2002
    Permit issuing authority Art. 33 (1)
    Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Procedures
    Environmental Management and Conservation Act No. 12 of 2002
    Application for permit Art 33 (2)
    Compliance Mechanisms
    Environmental Management and Conservation Act No. 12 of 2002
    Infractions Art. 32
    Offences Art. 41
    Traditional Knowledge Associated to Genetic Resources
    Environmental Management and Conservation Act No. 12 of 2002
    Description of traditional knowledge Art. 33 (2)©
    Other
    Environmental Management and Conservation Act No. 12 of 2002
    Regulations Art. 45 (1)(h)

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    • United Nations Environment Programme