When:
9 Aug 2016 – 10 Aug 2016 all-day
2016-08-09T00:00:00+06:30
2016-08-11T00:00:00+06:30
Where:
Lake Garden Hotel
Naypyitaw
Myanmar (Burma)

abs-organisersUNEP-China Trust Fund Supported Project


2nd Consultation-Workshop on Implementing
the Nagoya Protocol on ABS in Myanmar


Objectives

To review and assess the latest draft ABS regulatory and institutional frameworks

To gather recommendations from key stakeholders on improving the draft ABS regulatory and institutional frameworks

To review the piloting of ABS measures

To finalize the enhanced PIF on Myanmar

To revisit and further enhance roadmap on ABS


Agenda & Presentations

Workshop Agenda

Assessment of the enhanced draft regulatory and institutional frameworks on ABS (U San Lwin, National ABS Expert)

Feedback on the assessment of the draft regulatory and institutional frameworks on ABS (Elpidio V. Peria, Regional ABS Expert)

Implementation of ABS in the Biotechnology Institute (Nay Nae Nyein Chan, Biotechnology Institute, Ministry of Education)

Way Forward (Anthony Foronda, ACB Programme Specialist, ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity)

Presentation of the draft PIF (Francis Vorhies, Earthmind)


Websites

Myanmar Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (MONREC)

ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity

UNEP Regional Office for Asia Pacific

The Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit-Sharing


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