ITPGRFA

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ITPGRFAInternational Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (also seen as ITPGR)
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(113) As will become clearer in the third and final Part of this Article' contrary to the ITPGRFA, the CBD takes a national-sovereignty approach to PGRs, supporting the view that the countries of origin of biological resources exercise sovereignty over plants, animals, and microorganisms within their national boundaries, rather than the "global commons" approach of the ITPGRFA with respect to selected PGRs.
More/MN/FS Muscat, Sep 24 (ONA) The fifth meeting of the Governing Body of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA) kicked off at the Al Bustan Palace Hotel today.
The Biodiversity Target was endorsed by world leaders at the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg, (26) August-4 September 2002, and subsequently incorporated in the strategic plans and programs of the biodiversity-related conventions (with the exception of the ITPGRFA, which came into force in June 2004 and provided more nominal support).
It also seeks to protect the intellectual property rights of the Arab states on genetic resources and meet the obligations of the international agreements such as ITPGRFA, CBD and Nagoya Protocol.
The authors also wish to acknowledge the financial support from The International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) as well as the West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany (BMBF).
ROME, Sept 10 (KUNA) -- Members of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA) elected Saturday the State of Kuwait to be a member of its consultative technical committee for sustained usage for genetic plant and agriculture resources.
He will also attend the opening of the 39th session of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), due to be held in Rome, Italy during June 6th to 13th, as well as attending a high-level meeting for the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resource for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA).
The Center places vegetable germplasm with new, desirable traits such as resistance to viruses, fungal and bacterial diseases, and insects in the public domain under the auspices of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA), thus ensuring access for both the public and private sectors.