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A clearing house mechanism is usually set up to facilitate access to data, to create transparency, and to point up factors relevant to implementation of a convention. It is a decentralized needs-oriented system that assists decision-making and improves co-ordination on such things as projects. Key elements of the CHM are: information exchange, co-operation, network development, and Transparency, the availability of national, regional, and local data (draft based on www.conservation-development.net)
The Clearing-House Mechanism (CHM) of the Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD) is a worldwide network of government and partner organizations facilitating scientific and technical cooperation through information exchange (Source: CBD)

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Related terms:
CHM
knowledge management
clearing-house mechanism
information exchange

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English
information exchange
French
échange d'informations
Ruso
обмен информацией
Chino, simplificado
信息交换
Árabe
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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with intercambio de información

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Convenio sobre la Diversidad Biológica
Convenio de Basilea
Convenio de Estocolmo
Convenio de Viena
Protocolo de Cartagena
Protocolo Nagoya
Convención de las Naciones Unidas de Lucha contra la Desertificación
Convenio de Rotterdam
Convenio sobre Accidentes Industriales Transfronterizos
Acuerdo de la ASEAN sobre contaminación atmosférica transfronteriza