Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Vanuatu
Official Title Environmental Management and Conservation Act No. 12 of 2002
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 2003-10-03
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Vanuatu - National Contacts
Competent National Authority
Permit issuing authority Art. 33 (1)
Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Procedures
Application for permit Art 33 (2)
Compliance Mechanisms
Infractions Art. 32
Offences Art. 41
Traditional Knowledge Associated to Genetic Resources
Description of traditional knowledge Art. 33 (2)©
Regulations Art. 45 (1)(h)

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme