Understanding and Implementing Current Environmental Legislation: Biology, Borders and Ownership

Date:
Venue:
The Linnean Society of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BF, United Kingdom
Organiser: events@linnean.org
+44 (0)20 7434 4479 EXT 11

SPECIALIST GROUP MEETING 11:00–16:30 Thursday 22 September 2016

Plenary Meeting of the Taxonomy and Systematics Committee of the Linnean Society of London.

Nagoya Protocol
Nagoya Protocol © L.tak (Own work) CC BY-SA 4.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Environmental legislation impacts on the work of all involved with trading in, owning and managing collections of organisms, both living and preserved. Speakers at this meeting will look into some of the issues raising concern, with particular emphasis on rational safeguards and providing adequate training for those advising on the application of the legislation with particular emphasis on the Nagoya Protocol.


The registration deadline has been extended until Wednesday 21st September. Registration fee (£10) includes tea/coffee and lunch. The event will be followed by a wine reception. Please find the registration form below.

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