Intellectual Property, Agriculture and Global Food Security

Intellectual Property, Agriculture and Global Food Security

The Privatization of Crop Diversity

Claudio Chiarolla

This well-researched book focuses on international governance of crop diversity and agricultural innovation. It highlights the implications that the future control of food, including access to agricultural resources and technologies, might have for global food security.

Treaties, international, national andnon-national legal instruments

Claudio Chiarolla

Subjects: environment, environmental law, law - academic, environmental law, intellectual property law, international economic law, trade law

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JOBNAME: Chiarolla PAGE: 1 SESS: 7 OUTPUT: Tue May 3 15:47:51 2011 Treaties, international, national and non-national legal instruments Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886, available online at: http://www.wipo.int/ treaties/en/ip/berne/trtdocs_ wo001.html 80 Bonn Guidelines on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of the Benefits Arising from their Utilization 2002, Decision VI/24, adopted at the Sixth Conference of the Parties of the CBD, The Hague, The Netherlands, April 2002, available at: http://www.cbd. int/doc/ publications/cbdbonn-gdls-en.pdf 17, 132 Convention on Biological Diversity 1992, Nairobi Final Act of the Conference for the Adoption of the Agreed Text of the Convention on Biological Diversity, UNEP Headquarters, Nairobi, 22 May 1992 12 ICSID Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States 1965, entered into force on 14 October 1966, available at: http://icsid. worldbank.org/ICSID/ICSID/ RulesMain. jsp 107 International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants 1991, adopted in Paris on 2 December 1961, and revised three times in Geneva: 10 November 1972, 23 October 1978 and 19 March 1991 83 International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture 2001, Conference Resolution 3/2001, adopted at the Twenty-first Session of the FAO Conference, Rome, Italy, 2–13 November 2001 12, 30, 69, 111, 200 International Undertaking on Plant Genetic Resources 1983, Conference Resolution 8/83, adopted at the Twenty-second Session of the FAO Conference, Rome, Italy, 23 November 1983 7–10,...