Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Cameroon
Official Title Loi No. 96/12 of 5 August 1996, portant Loi-Cadre Relative à la Gestion de l'Environnement
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 1996-05-08
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Cameroon - National Contacts
Mutually Agreed Terms (MATs)
Exploration and exploitation of biological and genetic resources should follow international conventions Art. 65(1)
Traditional Knowledge Associated to Genetic Resources
Role of traditional authorities Art. 93(1)

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme