The Beauty of Sourcing with Respect: The strategic importance of biodiversity for the beauty industry
Union for Ethical BioTrade
5 May 2011 (Paris, France)

The conference included presentations on the Nagoya Protocol on access and benefit-sharing (ABS), ABS and its implications for Africa, and ABS legislation in Brazil. Another session looked at how benefit-sharing might work when there is no national ABS legislation, using Moroccan argan oil as a case study. Visit the conference website … Download the conference report [pdf] … Read a Natural Justice post on this conference and the associated expert meeting on ABS …