National Strategy for the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity

2.2 STRATEGIC ISSUES, NATIONAL POLICIES, STRATEGIES AND PRIORITY ACTIVITIES.

 10. Develop national capacity for the prevention of social, economic and environmental risks arising from the management of MODIFIED LIVING ORGANISMS THAT RESULT FROM BIOTECHNOLOGY.

Policy

Strategy

Priority activity

  • Establish a technical, regulatory and organizational framework to guarantee the safe transfer, manipulation and release of modified living organisms resulting from biotechnology.
  • Develop institutional capacity and the necessary regulations to guarantee environmental security.
  • Develop national capacity in the area of biosecurity.