Study related to Article 10 of the Nagoya Protocol
In decision NP-3/13
(paragraph 5 (a)) the Parties requested the Executive Secretary to commission, subject to availability of resources, a peer-reviewed study to identify specific cases of genetic resources and traditional knowledge associated with genetic resources that occur in transboundary situations or for which it is not possible to grant or obtain prior informed consent.
The tentative timeline for this study is as follows:
||Peer review of commissioned studies (see notification 2020-028 of 10 March 2020) and extension of deadline (see notification 2020-030) of 19 March 2020
||Final study made available for consideration by the third meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Implementation
|early November 2020
||Third Meeting of Subsidiary Body on Implementation
The study is made possible thanks to financial support from the European Union, Belgium and South Africa.
Peer review of the study related to Article 10:
The study related to Article 10 of the Nagoya Protocol is closed for peer review comments.
The peer-review comments received by the Secretariat are listed in alphabetical order:
Parties to the Nagoya Protocol
Organizations and Stakeholders
A compilation of comments received and how they were addressed: