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Special Information Seminar on Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture: Taking Stock for the Future
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Fourteenth Session of the Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (CGRFA 14) of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

13 and 15-19 April 2013 | FAO headquarters, Rome, Italy
Highlights for Wednesday, 17 April 2013
Daily web coverage (click on the following links to see our daily web pages)
 
CGRFA

Meeting throughout the day and into the night, CGRFA 14 addressed issues related to forest, animal, plant and aquatic genetic resources, and micro-organisms and invertebrates, including the strategic priorities for action on forest genetic resources, draft genebank standards, and transfer of activities from the Commission to the Governing Body of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture. A Friends of the Chair group on access and benefit-sharing met in morning and evening sessions.

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The Arch of Constantine in Rome
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Lolona Ramamonjisoa, Chair of the Intergovernmental Technical Working Group on Forest Genetic Resources
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Arthur da Silva Mariante, Chair of the Intergovernmental Technical Working Group on Animal Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Tashi Yangzome Dorji, Bhutan
Lamis Chalak, Lebanon
Linda Collette, CGRFA Secretary
Harvey Blackburn, US
Irene Hoffmann, FAO
Yves Plante, Canada
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Paula Rassi, Brazil
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Bedibete Bonfoh, Togo
Kailash Bansal, India
Bert Visser, the Netherlands
Nazareno Montani, Argentina
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Patrick Mulvany, Practical Action
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Wafaa Amer, Arab Organization for Agricultural Development
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Jean-Benoit Mborohoul, Central African Republic
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César Tapia, Ecuador
Felicitas Katepa-Mupondwa, Canada
Annick Van Houtte, Senior Legal Officer, FAO
Javad Mozafari Hashjin, Iran
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Related Links
FAO resources

*Special Information Seminar on Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture programme

*CGRFA 14 website and documents

*CGRFA 14 provisional annotated agenda and time-table


IISD RS resources

*IISD RS coverage of the Special Information Seminar on Climate Change and Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture: State of Knowledge, Risks and Opportunities and CGRFA 13, 16 and 18-22 July 2011, FAO headquarters, Rome, Italy

*IISD RS coverage of the Fourth Session of the Governing Body (GB 4) of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGR), 14-18 March, Bali, Indonesia

*IISD RS coverage of the Information Seminar on Policy Arrangements for Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) for Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture and CGRFA 12, 19-23 October 2009, FAO Headquarters, Rome Italy

*IISD RS coverage of ITPGR GB 3, 1-5 June 2009, Tunis, Tunisia

*IISD RS coverage of ITPGR GB 2, 29 October - 2 November 2007, UN Headquarters, Rome, Italy

*IISD RS coverage of the First International Technical Conference on Animal Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, 3-7 September 2007, Interlaken, Switzerland

*IISD RS coverage of CGRFA 11, 11-15 June 2007, FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy

*IISD RS coverage of ITPGR GB 1, 12-16 June 2006, Madrid, Spain

*IISD RS archive of meetings on Commission on Genetic Resources (CGRFA) and ITPGRFA

*Biodiversity-L - A mailing list for news on biodiversity and wildlife policy

*Biodiversity Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of UN and Intergovernmental Activities Addressing International Biodiversity Policy

*Linkages Update - Bi-weekly international environment and sustainable development news
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