Sources of information and model documents

ResourceaInternet link(s)
U.S. Culture Collection Network
World Federation for Culture Collections
Scientific Collections International
Global Genome Biodiversity Network
Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), Guidelines for BIO Members Engaging in Bioprospecting, BIO Model MTA
Consortium of European Taxonomic Facilities (CETAF), Code of Conduct and Best Practice for Access and Benefit Sharing
ABS-Management Tool, Best Practice Standard and Handbook for Implementing Genetic Resource Access and Benefit-sharing Activities
Swiss Academy of Sciences, Access and Benefit Sharing Good Practice for Academic Research on Genetic Resources
Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI), CBD manual for botanic gardens
The Mediterranean Science Commission, CIESM Charter on ABS
The ABS Capacity Development Initiative, The ABS Agreement, Key Elements and Commentary
Japan Bioindustry Association and METI, the Japanese Guidelines on Access to and Benefit Sharing of Genetic Resources
German Science Association, DFG guideline for CBD relevant research projects
Micro B3, ABS Model Agreement
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), An Explanatory Guide to the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit-sharing
Microbial Resource Research Infrastructure (MIRRI) Best Practice Manual on Access and Benefit Sharing
  • a Organization and/or document(s).