Title Bioprospecting and governance regimes in polar regions; a comparative analysis of existing law and policy regimes and options for the future
Author Leary, D.
Source p.178-181, ; International symposium; Asian collaboration in IPY 2007-2008, Tokyo, Japan, March 1, 2007, Japan International Polar Year National Committee, Tokyo. Publisher: Japan IPY National Committee, Tokyo, Japan
Publication Date 2007
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 88436
Index Terms Antarctica; Arctic region; conservation; development; exploitation; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; legislation; natural resources; policy
Abstract Outlines two-year research project examining international law and policy issues associated with question of bioprospecting in Antarctica. Considers following aspects of project: significance for Antarctic science of emerging debate in relation to regulation of bioprospecting; rationale for comparative analysis of both Antarctic and Arctic; and key objectives and expected outcomes of research.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 300083