Animal Genetic Resources in the IGAD Region: Regional Policy Brief on Policy and Legal Issues

Authors: ICPALD
Date: 2017


This policy brief advocates for the adoption by IGAD member states of the Model Policy and Legal Frameworks. The model’s policy contents are aligned with international and regional provisions relevant to the region and intend to promote the conservation, sustainable use and access to Animal Genetics resources (AnGR) and the equitable sharing of benefits arising from their use.