The Convention on Biological Diversity
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Published by Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity in Montreal, Quebec, Canada .
Written in English


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ContributionsSecretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity.
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Pagination46 p. :
Number of Pages46
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Open LibraryOL22517759M
ISBN 109292251104
LC Control Number2008349973

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  Predictions about the success of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) are pessimistic. It has now become commonplace to bemoan the scope, ambition, and deeply political nature of a convention that addresses issues ranging from ecosystems protection to the exploitation of genetic resources, from conservation to justice, and from commerce to scientific by: This chapter explores how did the global treaty emerge and how has it evolved, by providing an overview of the Convention's origins. It then examines the implications of human history, as well as the Convention's core characteristics, for the Convention on Biological Diversity's (CBD) implementation and overall operational by: 2.   The Convention on biological diversity is an historic commitment by the world's nations to conserve biological diversity, to use biological resources sustainably and to share equitably the benefits arising from the use of genetic resources. It is the first global legal instrument to comprehensively address all aspects of biological by: Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), a legally binding treaty to conserve biodiversity has been in force since It has 3 main objectives. The conservation of biological diversity.; The sustainable use of the components of biological diversity.; The fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising out of the utilization of genetic resources.