Lessons for ABS: Academic Policies, Community Protocols and Community-level PIC

Published On: January 1st, 2004

Author: Kelly Bannister

Full Citation: Bannister, K., 2004. “Lessons for Access and Benefit-sharing: Academic Policies, Community Protocols and Community-level Prior Informed Consent.” In M. Bellot-Rojas and S. Bernier (eds.) International Expert Workshop on Access and Benefit Sharing. 219-223

This paper is a discussion in applying prior informed consent (PIC) to access and benefit sharing (ABS) policies. It provides an overview and contextual insight into the origins, historical situatedness and evolution, and current application to contexts of PIC.

Lessons for ABS: Academic Policies, Community Protocols and Community-level PIC