Partners from Madagascar organize two national consultations about the PGRFA draft Bill
In Madagascar, the arrêté/Order No. 11 567/2017 on Interim Measures to Apply for Access to Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture and Benefit-Sharing under the Multilateral System of the ITPGRFA, elaborated at the end of year 2 of this project, was adopted and registered at the Prime Minister level on May 16, 2017.
The national team is currently on the process of drafting the project of law (bill) on plant genetic resources for food and agriculture for which two national consultations have been organized on the 4th and 26th of September in Antananarivo, where a total of 113 stakeholders (51 of which, women) participated.
Presentation given by Madagascar´s National Focal Point of the ITPGRFA