Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Official Title Ley Orgánica de Pueblos y Comunidades Indígenas of 27 December 2005.
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 2005-12-27
Additional Information
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Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - National Contacts
Traditional Knowledge Associated to Genetic Resources
Benefit-sharing Art. 57
Content of access agreements mutually agreed Art. 17
Recognisition of indigenous rights Sec. 1
Requirements for obtaining indigenous communities' PIC Art. 11-19
Sustainable use of genetic ressources and associated traditional knowledge Art. 102

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