Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Brazil
Official Title Resolution No. 08 of 24 September 2003 (of the Genetic Heritage Management Council), characterizing as a case of relevant public interest the access to components of the genetic heritage present in private property with the purpose of conducting scientific research which contribute towards the advance of knowledge and which do not present a previously identified potential economic use.
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Other
Other Resolution
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 2003-10-08
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme