Protecting Traditional Knowledge Medicinal Plants
11 Pages Posted: 22 Mar 2011
Date Written: March 22, 2011
This paper seeks to identify a harmonious relationship between existing intellectual property law and biodiversity law through various international efforts relating to traditional medicine; and to discuss strategies for protecting traditional medicine knowledge, resources and biodiversity in order to contribute to a fair and equitable sharing of benefits.
Keywords: Traditional Knowledge, IPRs
JEL Classification: K33, K00, K32
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