Activity 6: Incentive instruments

Below are the global and regional obligations in this activity:
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Indirectly relevant obligations and commitments

Component 1: Technological Transfer

Directly relevant obligations and commitments

  • Foster favorable economic and legal conditions for the transfer of marine technology, UNCLOS Article 266, 3
  • Promote favorable conditions for the conclusion of agreements, contracts and other similar arrangements, with regard to the transfer of marine technology, under equitable and reasonable conditions, UNCLOS Article 269b

Indirectly relevant obligations and commitments

  • Remove unnecessary impediments to funding of multi-country initiatives for technology transfer, CBD Decision VII/29, 14
  • Take legislative, administrative or policy measures with the aim to provide access to genetic resources and transfer of technology, CBD Article 16, 3
  • Take legislative, administrative or policy measures with the aim that the private sector facilitates access to, joint development and transfer of technology relevant to biodiversity, CBD Article 16, 4
  • Facilitate and improve transfer of technologies to developing countries in order to enhance management effectiveness of protected areas, CBD Decision IX/18, A, 7
  • Develop and implement institutional, administrative, legislative and policy frameworks to facilitate access to technologies, CBD Decision VII/29, 2 and CBD Decision VII/29, Annex : (Programme of work on technology transfer and technological and scientific cooperation) - SEE COMMENTARY 5

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Author Commentary 1

Ramsar Resolution VIII.23, 8 and Ramsar Resolution VII/7, 8 both address legal arrangements for incentive measures, with the latter being more specific. Both could complement, for wetlands, CBD Resolution III/18, 3 on the same issue.

Author Commentary 2

Ramsar Resolution VIII.23, 8 and Ramsar Resolution VII.7, 8 both address legal arrangements for incentive measures, with the latter being more specific. Both could complement, for wetlands, CBD Resolution III/18, 3 on the same issue.

Author Commentary 3

Ramsar Resolution VII.15, 12 : The Guidelines for developing and implementing National Wetland Policies are included in Ramsar Resolution VII.6, Annex .

Author Commentary 4

CITES Resolution 13.2 and CITES Resolution 13.2, Annex com 22 : This is practical principle 3 of the Sustainable Use of Biodiversity Addis Ababa Principles and Guidelines.

Author Commentary 5

CBD Decision VII/29, 2 and CBD Decision VII/29, Annex : Operational target 3.2 of the programme of work on technology transfer and technological and scientific cooperation is about development and implementation of national institutional, administrative, legislative and policy frameworks to facilitate cooperation and access to technologies.