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Research Integrity


The Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity is an international agreement to ensure the fair and equitable access and benefit sharing (ABS) in using genetic resources. Researchers planning fieldwork that may involve the collection of genetic material or researchers receiving genetic material from third parties should consider the following guidance on the research operations website before undertaking any work: