The ABS Canada Initiative: Scoping and Gauging Indigenous Responses to ABS
Oguamanam, Chidi, ed. Genetic Resources, Justice and Reconciliation: Canada and Global Access and Benefit Sharing, ed (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018).
17 Pages Posted: 19 May 2019
Date Written: December 1, 2018
This chapter has three objectives: (1) to explain the concept and context for access and benefit-sharing (ABS) in Canada, (2) to outline the undergirding methodology and process for the research that resulted in this book and (3) to provide a concise annotation of the component chapters and demonstrate their cohesiveness in tackling the global challenge of ABS over genetic resources and associated traditional knowledge through Canadian insights.
Keywords: medical law, ethics and forensic medicine, medicine, intellectual property, law, traditional knowledge, Canada, genetic resources, Indigenous
JEL Classification: Y60, K11, K32, J43, Q01, O34, O39
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