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Paquete de Recursos: El Principio de la Precaución

Authors:

Montague, Peter

Publication Date:

November 7, 2000

Abstract:

A continuación les ofrecemos una colección de ejemplares pasados de Salud y Medio Ambiente tratando el tema del principio de la precaución. Por ahora son once en total, y han sido presentados en este documento en orden ascendente por la fecha de su aparición original....

Indigenous Research Protection Act

Authors:

IPCB,

Publication Date:

September 30, 2000

Abstract:

The Indigenous Research Protection Act is offered to assist tribal leaders and attorneys when a Tribe desires to protect itself and its people by taking control of research conducted on its Reservation. It may be copied, adapted, and adopted freely. The appendices can also serve as stand-alone docum...

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Mesa Redonda Sobre Propiedad Intelectual

Authors:

OMPI,

Publication Date:

July 1, 1998

Abstract:

Iniciativas para la Protección de los Derechos de los Poseedores de Conocimientos Tradicionales, Pueblos Indígenas y Comunidades Locales....

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Don't Ask, Don't Know- The Biotech Regulatory Vacuum

Authors:

Lilliston, Ben

Publication Date:

January 2, 2000

Abstract:

Article discussing the lack of enforceable government regulation over the biotechnology industry....

Biopiracy, TRIP' and the Patenting of Asia's Rice Bowl

Publication Date:

May 1, 1998

Abstract:

This article addresses biopiracy, or the stealing of genetic material and knowledge from communities in the gene-rich developing countries, an exploding issue in Asia's rice country....

Online Bibliography on Environmental History of Latin America

Authors:

Sedrez, Lise

Publication Date:

December 5, 1999

Abstract:

Thanks to contributions from several colleagues, the Online Bibliography on Environmental History of Latin America has now well over 300 references, among articles, books, videos and WebPages in English, Spanish and Portuguese. The sources for these references include the Forest History Society's o...

Terminologia de Ingenieria Genética (español)

Authors:

AEDENAT,

Publication Date:

January 1, 1999

Abstract:

Lista de términos de ingenieria genética...
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