WG ABS 6 - Sixth meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-sharing

The Sixth meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-sharing is taking place from 21 - 25 January 2008 at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. In line with decision VIII/4 of the eighth Conference of the Parties, the Working Group will continue the elaboration and negotiation of the international regime on access and benefit-sharing.

What's New

  • 2008-01-31
    Report of the Ad Hoc Open-Ended Working Group on Access and Benefit Sharing on the Work of Its Sixth Meeting

  • 2008-01-22
    Press release: Sixth Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-Ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-Sharing Convenes in Geneva.

  • 2008-01-21
    Statement by Mr. Ahmed Djoghlaf, Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity at the sixth meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-sharing, Geneva, 21 January 2008.

  • 2008-01-21
    The case-studies that contributed to the analysis and findings contained in the study on “Access and Benefit-Sharing Arrangements in specific sectors” (UNEP/CBD/WG-ABS/6/INF/4/Rev.1) are now available here.

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