Certificates of Origin, Source, Legal Provenance and Compliance
United Nations University Insitute of Advanced Studies
Date and Time
22 May 2008 18:15 - 19:45
Proposals have been made for a variety of certification systems to act as the basis for an international system of documentation to provide evidence of PIC and MAT relating to access and use of genetic resources and traditional knowledge. This side-event will present a comparative anlaysis of all four proposals and the challenges for development of a practical, feasible and cost effective certificate system.