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What is ABS?

ABS Key Themes

Access and benefit-sharing (ABS) refers to a set of rules and principles governing the use of biological resources, or in other words, the way in which biological resources may be accessed, and how users and providers of biological resources reach agreement on the fair and equitable sharing of benefits that might arise from their utilisation.

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News & Events

  • 08
    Aug
    2017

    10th International Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Fest (KLEFF)

    An exhibition on National Policy on Biological Diversity 2016-2025 and introduction to Access to Biological Resources and Benefit Sharing (ABS) during the 10th International Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Fest...
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  • 07
    Aug
    2017

    Finally, a law to curb biopiracy

    This new Access and Benefit-Sharing law will optimise the benefits accruing to the country, states and indigenous peoples, encourage domestic researchers and provide the necessary financial and techno...
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