Conference Papers

Biodiversity and Biotechnology and the Protection of Traditional Knowledge - April 4-6, 2003

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Papers and Commentaries

  • Rabodo Andriantsiferana - Traditional Knowledge Protection in the African Region
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  • Michael J. Balick - Traditional Knowledge: Lessons from the Past, Lessons for the Future
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  • Dr. Charles Benbrook- Principles Governing the Long-Run Risks, Benefits, and
    Costs of Agricultural Biotechnology
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  • Stephen B. Brush - The Demise of ‘Common Heritage and Protection for Traditional Agricultural Knowledge
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  • Lawrence Busch - Comments on “Biotechnology: Part of the Problem or Part of the Solution”
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  • Nuno Pires de Carvalho - From the Shaman's Hut to the Patent Office:  In Search of Effective Protection for Traditional Knowledge
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  • Roger Chennells - Ethics And Practice In Ethnobilogy, and Prior Informed Consent With Indigneous Peoples, regarding Genetic Resources
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  • Jim Chen - Wild Horses Could Lead Us Astray - Imperfect Legal Responses to Biodiversity Loss
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  • Kate Davis and China Williams - Biodiversity, botanical institutions and benefit-sharing – comments on the impact of the Convention on Biological Diversity
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  • Rodrigo Gámez - The Link Between Biodiversity and Sustainable Development: Lessons from InBio's Bioprospecting Program in Costa Rica
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  • Michael A. Gollin - Answering the Call:  Public Interest Intellectual Property and Advisors 
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  • Ursula Goodenough - Naturalizing Morality 
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  • Anil K Gupta - Conundrum of Creativity, compensation, conservation: How can intellectual property rights help grassroots innovators and traditional knowledge holders?
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     Addition to the paper
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  • Brian Halweil - Biotech, African Corn, and the Vampire Weed: Comparing Biotechnological and Ecological Approaches to Controlling Grain Pests.
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  • Neil D. Hamilton - Forced Feeding: Inventorying New Legal Issues in the Biotechnology Policy Debate 
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  • John Hunter and Chris Jones - Bioprospecting and Indigenous Knowledge in Australia: Valuing Indigenous Spiritual Knowledge and its Implications for Integrated Legal Regimes
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  • Steven King - Commentary On Biodiversity, biotechnology and the Protection of Traditional Knowledge Conference: Session # 4  Ethnobotany and Bioprospecting-Thinking Globally, Acting Locally.
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  • Gurdev S. Khush - Biotechnology:  Public-Private Partnership and IPR in the Context of Developing Countries
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  • Walter H. Lewis and Veena Ramani - Ethics and Practice in Ethnobiology:  Analysis of the International Cooperative Biodiversity Project in Peru
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  • James Miller - Impact of the Convention on Biological Diversity: The Lessons of Ten Years of Experience with Models for Equitable Sharing of Benefits
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  • Barbara A. Schaal - Biodiversity, Biotechnology and the Environment
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  • Ana Sittenfeld, Ana M. Espinoza and Griselda Arrieta - Costa Rica: Biodiversity and Biotechnology at the Crossroads 
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  • Glenn Davis Stone - Biotechnology and Agricultural Skilling in India 
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  • Prof. dr. Geertrui Van Overwalle - Holder and User Perspectives in the Traditional Knowledge Debate
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  • Joseph Henry Vogel -   From the “Tragedy of the Commons” to the “Tragedy of the Commonplace”: Analysis and Synthesis through the lens of Economic Theory.
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  • Florence Wambugu -  Biotechnology for Sustainable Agricultural Development in Africa: Opportunities and Challenges
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  • Stanford Zent and Egleé L. Zent - On Biocultural Diversity from a Venezuelan Perspective: tracing the interrelationships among biodiversity, culture change, and legal reforms
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    Tables and figures available separately.
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