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Third Training Workshop on ABS for the Maghreb and the West African region

28 September – 2 October 2009, Cotonou, Benin

Participants from West Africa and the Maghreb region were trained in essential elements of ABS and its implementation in the different environments.

The training covered the following aspects:

  • Development and implementation of ABS regulations and legislation through exchange of experiences
  • Improvement and adaption of Communication, Education and Public Awareness (CEPA) tools for advancing of ABS politics
  • Identification of the priorities for the sub-region for  the 9th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the CBD (COP-9)
  • Understanding principal elements of ABS management tools and how they are implemented

Documents are only available in French. Please wwait for the French version of this website to be online soon.