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Meeting of the European Competent National Authorities Implementing the Nagoya-Protocol and the corresponding EU regulation
20.03.2017 - 23.03.2017
Federal Agency for Nature Conservation
), Division I 1.4 - Competent National Authority for the Nagoya Protocol
European Competent National Authorities for the Nagoya Protocol
on invitation only
he Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and
the Fair and
Equitable Sharing of Benefits arising from their Utilization entered into force on 12 October 2014. Within the European Union it is implemented through the Regulation (EU
) No. 511/2014 on compliance measures for users from the Nagoya Protocol.
The European member states are now obliged to take steps towards the operationalization of the Regulation. Currently, in several EU
member states "competent national authorities" are in the course of formation.
This first meeting will give a platform to present, identify and
discuss implementation challenges to be mutual supportive.