Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Peru
Official Title Ley 28216, Ley de Protección al acceso a la Diversidad Biológica Peruana y los Conocimientos Colectivos de los Pueblos Indígenas
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Adoption 2004-04-07
Date of Entry into Force 2004-05-01
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Peru - National Contacts
Competent National Authority
Function Art. 4
National Commission for the Protection of Access to Peruvian Biological Diversity and the Related Collective Knowledge of Indigenous Peoples Art. 2
Definition of biopiracy Disp. 3

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme