Downloads and links

Codes of conduct and best practices

COP-MOP Decision booklets

CBD Series: Bioscience at a Crossroads

The Secretariat of the CBD has developed the series ‘Bioscience at a Crossroads: Implementing the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing in a Time of Scientific, Technological and Industry Change’. The series reviews recent changes in scientific, technological and business realities and makes recommendations for governments seeking to regulate bioprospecting or biodiscovery and implement the Nagoya Protocol. Further information can be found on the CBD website.

The State of the World

The FAO’s State of the World assessments are global reports of the status of genetic resources and biodiversity for food and agriculture.