- Technology Transfer and Financial
Resources: This panel concluded that access to information and
capacity building are key to the implementation of the Convention's
technology transfer provisions. The panel suggested that the ICCBD
develop guidelines for international cooperation in this regard.
Regarding funding arrangements, the Panel suggested that the ICCBD
propose substantive modifications to the GEF. The Panel concluded
that the ICCBD should develop a procedure for estimating the level
of funding needed to implement the Convention.