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India expands its biodiversity databases

By expanding and interlinking its biodiversity databases India hopes to better inform policymakers.


Combining cassava species could lead to better crops

Researchers have devised a non-GM method for hybridising wild and cultivated cassava species, to create improved …


Biodiversity data gaps 'need bridging' to meet global targets

Data needed for joined-up action on ecosystem protection is lacking, a meeting of the Convention on Biological …


Guide and glossary to CBD

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has spawned a series of agreements and technical phrases.


Meeting puts socioeconomic impact on biosafety agenda

The latest round of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety has made the socioeconomic aspects of living modified …


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