Establishing Access and Benefit Sharing Framework and Mechanism in China

Project General Information



00699




Biodiversity

V





Key Topics (at concept stage)

To formulate the National ABS Framework for addressing ABS issues strategically; to develop/improve national legal framework and create evaluation and monitoring system in order to implement the Bonn Guidelines and the perspective international regime on ABS possibly to be adopted at CBD COP10. Outcomes: possibly (i) formulate National ABS Framework; (ii) develop/improve national legislation to ensure fair and equitable sharing of the benefits from the use/development of genetic resources; (iii) strengthen the institutions for the ABS management; (iv) develop the guidelines on ABS for users in China; and (v) forge partnerships between local communities in high biodiverse habitats and pharmaceutical companies to explore Traditional Chinese Medicine; (vi) public awareness and capacity building on ABS.


Full Size Project(FSP)

National


Asia and the Pacific

East Asia

China


GEF Trust Fund

Stage Grant to UNEP Grant to other IA Co-Financing UNEP Fee Other IA Fee


No


United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)



External

DEPI


Executing Agency Category

Partner Category
UNEP/ROAP(Regional Office for Asia Pacific (ROAP))

Name Category Period
Max Zieren
Principal
2007-present






0





Fiscal Year Project activities and objectives met


$ 0.00


No