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Implementing Farmers’ Rights under the FAO International Treaty on PGRFA: The need for a Broad Approach Based on Biocultural Heritage

Farmers Rights


This paper argues that a broad vision and approach that protects biocultural heritage as a whole is needed to effectively implement Farmers’ Rights under the FAO Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (PGR).

  • Program Global Program
  • Grantee Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  • Language English
  • Media Format Other
  • Program Theme Sustaining foodways & livelihoods
  • Communication Issue Areas Agrobiodiversity & Food Sovereignty
  • Tags
    • agrobiodiversity
    • agroecology
    • agroforestry
    • crops
    • food sovereignty
    • land
    • representation
    • rights
    • seeds
    • water