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According to Article 1 the fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising out of the utilization of genetic resources, including by appropriate access to genetic resources and by appropriate transfer of relevant technologies, taking into account all rights over those resources and to technologies, and by appropriate funding, including (Art. 8j) the equitable sharing of the benefits arising from the utilization of knowledge, innovations and practices of indigenous and local communities embodying traditional lifestyles relevant for conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity. (Source: Art. 1, Art 8j, CBD)


Related terms:
access to genetic resources and fair and equitable sharing of benefits

In other languages

access and benefit sharing
accès aux ressources génétiques et partage des avantages
доступ к генетическим ресурсам и совместное использование выгод
Chino, simplificado
الحصول على المنافع وتبادلها

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