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Presentation on \'Knowledge generation, management, and dissemination - An approach in Access and Benefit Sharing\' in Shillong, NE India 2008

Presentation on \'Knowledge generation, management, and dissemination - An approach in Access and Benefit Sharing\' in Shillong, NE India 2008

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  • 1. Knowledge Generation, Management, and Dissemination – An Approach on ABS Process Capacity Building of Media Persons on ABS 15-16 December 2008 Shillong, NE India deependra tandukar
  • 2. About the presentation
  • 3. Knowledge
    • Data 15-16
    • Information 15-16 December
    • Knowledge 15-16 December – ABS workshop
  • 4. Knowledge
    • Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary: "the fact or condition of knowing something with familiarity gained through experience or association"
    • Know: "to perceive directly: have direct cognition of"
    • Cognition: "the act or process of knowing including both awareness and judgment"
  • 5. Knowledge management
  • 6. Explicit knowledge E=mc 2 step by step tutorial country Population Date % China 1,327,500,000 29 Nov 2008 19.7% India 1,141,180,000 29 Nov 2008 16.93% US 305769,000 29 Nov 2008 4.54%
  • 7. Tacit knowledge
  • 8. TK and benefit sharing TK TK TK pirated TK holder
  • 9. Knowledge capture explicit knowledge socialisations tacit knowledge
  • 10. Bioprospecting
    • Exploration of wild plants and animals for commercially valuable genetic and biochemical resources.
    • Genetic resources are the genes found in plants and animals that are of actual or potential value to people. (The term is also used to refer to chemicals found in plants and animals, since these are based on genetic information)
  • 11. Life size replica of Taj Mahal
  • 12. TK protection TK complex 13+ Int’l organisations no simple solution
  • 13. Benefit sharing through biological information exchange
    • Benefit sharing
    • CBD 7d, 12c, 15.7, 16 information management and exchange requirement
    • CBD 17 access to and transfer of technology among Contracting Parties are essential elements for the attainment of the objectives of this Convention
    • CBD 18.3 a clearing-house mechanism to promote and facilitate technical and scientific cooperation
  • 14. Clearing House Mechanism
  • 15. Clearing House Mechanism
  • 16. CHM today Global context
    • Currently in the process of being improved to better contribute to the enhanced implementation phase of the Convention and the achievement of the 2010 biodiversity target
    to achieve by 2010 a significant reduction of the current rate of biodiversity loss at the global, regional and national level as a contribution to poverty alleviation and to the benefit of all life on Earth
  • 17. CHM today Global context
    • National CHM
      • 191 Parties
      • 163 CHM NFP
      • 157 with email
      • 87 CHM web sites
  • 18. CHM today Asia Pacific and Middle East
    • CBD Parties: 55
    • Parties with CHM NFP: 44
    • Parties with CHM email: 41
    • Parties with CHM website: 12
    • In our region, all the countries are member of the CHM, have CHM NFP
    • Need for regional CHM in eastern himalayan
  • 19. ICIMOD ABS website
    • http://www.icimod.org/abs/
  • 20. CHM CHM CHM exchange exchange exchange In this way CHM can promote transfer of technology and cooperation as well at it can facilitate Benefit Sharing redirects Negotiation/Consent TK holder TK
  • 21. TK and benefit sharing captured TK/data used ABS tools piracy benefit Biological Resource/TK holder
  • 22.
    • Proper implementation of ABS tools can promote transfer of technology and cooperation as well as it can facilitate Benefit Sharing
  • 23.
    • Media – it can reach to wider audience so has the important role to play – connect people with policy
    • Advantage of using various tools to communicate with audience such as radio, local newspwer, etc
    • Aware of depth/urgency/importance of the topic
  • 24.