Developing the national biosafety framework for the Philippines.



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The Biosafety framework in Prof. Dorington O. Ogoyi Director, Technical Services National Biosafety Authority Presented at the plant Biotechnology and Biosafety Workshop, Brasilia, Brazil, April, NBA. Introduction to Biosafetyin Kenya • National Biotechnology Development Policy Published in • National Biosafety Committee (NBC. National Economic and Development Authority 12 St. Josemaria Escriva Drive, Ortigas Center, Pasig City Philippines Tel: (+) to 56 Email: [email protected] ISSN Printed in the Philippines. The Ministry of Science, Technology and Vocational Training is responsible in co-ordinating the Government process of establishing the National Biosafety Framework. In order to move towards having a NBF in Zambia the government adopted the Biotechnology and Biosafety Policy in . Guidelines for biosafety published by the National Council for Science and Technology (NCST) Biosafety framework established via UNEP-GEF project. Insect Resistance Maize for Africa research begins (CIMMYT, KARI, Novartis). Government of Kenya signs Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety. National Biosafety Committee (NBC).

The development of biosafety regulations in DCs appears to be important for three different reasons: Biological Diversity have established a regulatory framework on Biosafety. In addition, for many The technical guidelines National Committee on Biosafety Philippines* of The Philippines. Performance-Based Education: Developing Programs Through Strategic Planning (pp. 57–88), by M. Baron, F. Boschee, and M. Jacobson, , were used for most of the content in Chapter funding from UNEP/GEF in the past to support the development of a National Biosafety Policy and a National Biosafety Framework for the implementation of the framework. These however were executed in isolation of one another. This has resulted in policies and frameworks being widely different among the countries. The CARICOM initiative. A Biosafety Checklist: Developing A Culture of Biosafety is intended for any laboratory performing testing on infectious agents or clinical specimens that could contain infectious agents in the United States. It is designed to provide laboratories with the broad recommendations for.

Darfur Development Strategy () 25 Recent Legislation 26 United Nations Development Frameworks and Response Plans 27 United Nations Development Assistance Framework, 27 Strategic Response Plans 28 Food Security and Livelihood Cluster/Sector 29 4. DRAFT Biosafety Policy Novem 2 This policy is to be read and implemented in conjunction with a range of complementary national laws and policies2, including the National Biotechnology Policy, which creates a wider regulatory framework for the biotechnology industry. Africa Union Agenda •It is a strategic framework for the socio-economic transformation - over the next 50 years. • Its builds on, and seeks to accelerate the implementation of past and existing continental initiatives for growth and sustainable development. • Some of the past and current initiatives it . the National Biosafety Board/Genetic Modification Advisory Committee and form the key elements of the biosafety legal framework in Malaysia. As part of Government enabling LMOs which include the development history of the national regulatory scheme, instruments that form part.

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National Biosafety Framework for the Philippines () The Framework covers all activities related to the development, adoption and implementation of all biosafety policies, measures and Guidelines and in making decisions concerning the research, development, handling and use, transboundary movement, release.

The book, “Biosafety Regulations in the Philippines,” documents the milestones as well as the struggles from the time the National Committee on Biosafety of the Philippines was established in on the basis Developing the national biosafety framework for the Philippines. book Executive Order No.

signed by President Corazon C. Aquino. Philippines and New Zealand. In terms ofbiosecurity encompassing biosafety in the local context, this study revealed that such a concept is not yet present in the Philippines, whilst, to some extent it is happening in New Zealand.

This study concluded that unless steps are taken to make national policies. Developing National Biosafety Framework (NBF) by the government is a step towards ensuring safe transfer, handling, transboundary movement, import, transit and introduction of GMOs into the environment.

NBF is a complementary to our national commitments towards implementation. The Philippine Biosafety & Biosecurity Association (PhBBA) TIMELINE May (SLH & RITM, BAI) Philippines delegates attended WHO funded Biosafety Enhancement WS Singapore, training cascaded down to Philippine delegates by BEP Sandia- DOH NCHFD April National Lab Biosafety and Biosecurity Task Force to develop NLBBP.

Philippines 54 Republic of Korea 56 Samoa 58 Singapore 59 are in the process of developing and adopting national biosafety frameworks. The Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institutions (APAARI) has been promoting NBF National Biosafety Framework NIH National Institute of Health.

The UNEP-GEF Project Number GF/ on the Development of the National Biosafety Framework (DNBF) of Bangladesh started in July and ended in December The National Executing Agency (NEA) for the UNEP-GEF project was the Department of Environment (DoE) under the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) as the national focal point.

[Show full abstract] country coincided with development of a national biosafety framework that was the basis for the drafted biosafety law.

Although biosafety measures were observed by researchers. “Biosafety and the Law Training Course”, a three-day training organized by the Program for Biosafety Systems, in cooperation with the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Science and Technology Biosafety Committee and the National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of the Philippines Los Banos was held from.

THE GUYANA NATIONAL BIOSAFETY FRAMEWORK DEVELOPMENT PROCESS 79 ANNEXES 83 Draft Biosafety Bill GY National Biosafety Framework ΠFinal draft ΠJanuary - Caesar Page 8 of 8 GENERAL INTRODUCTION Guyana became a party to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) on Aug Articles 8 (g) and (h) of the.

development and a framework of coherent national policies and regulations guiding Japan and the Philippines. The document provides up-to- NBF National Biosafety Framework NBPGR National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (India) NCB National Committee on Biosafety (Bangladesh).

Framework. The National Biosafety Framework (NBF) for the Philippines, attached hereto as Annex A, is hereby adopted. SECTION 2. Scope and Objectives. The NBF shall have the following scope and objectives: Scope. The NBF shall apply to the development, adoption and implementation of all biosafety policies, measures and guidelines and in.

The National Biosafety Authority (NB A) is a state corporation in Kenya mandated to ensure safety of human and animal health and provide adequate protection of the environment from harmful effects that may result from genetically modified organisms (GM Os).

National policies, strategies, and research agendas regarding biosafety. Ideally development of national biosafety systems should be a sequential process. an assessment of the existing scientific and technical capacity to inform the design process.

elaboration of a national policy consistent with other related policy objectives. Creation: Executive Order - • Public matters needing attention o Cartagena Protocol: Philippines became a signatory in ; Entry into force o Philippines became a beneficiary of the UNEP GEF Project on Development of National Biosafety Frameworks (NBF) in October o Thus an NBF was drafted • Proposal for change o DENR is.

Slovenia recognizes the importance of developing a national biosafety framework to support effective national and international biosafety system. Slovenia also recognizes the Cartagena Protocol as an international platform for biosafety associated with LMOs, and ratified the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety in October (OJ 89/02).

It is on the basis of the Environmental Management Act that the proposed draft Environmental Management (Biosafety) Regulations will be established and made operational by the environment minister. This paper details the National Biosafety Framework in Tanzania and the administrative and decision making structure for GMOs.

Developing a National Biosafety Framework Phase 2 Consultation and analysis Identification and consultation of stakeholders Analysis of the survey data and other information Training activities Identification of scope, priorities and parameters for the drafting of the National Biosafety Framework.

On MaPresident Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo issued Executive Order No Establishing the National Biosafety Framework, prescribing guidelines for its implementation, reorganizing the National Committee on Biosafety of the Philippines, and for other purposes. Biosafety regulation in the Philippines: past present & future 1.

Biosafety Regulations: Opening Up the Debate Lessons from Kenya and the Philippines Nairobi, Kenya NovemberBiosafety Regulations in the Philippines: Past, Present & Future Jose Maria A.

Ochave Former Member and Legal Adviser, NCBP Current Member and Legal Adviser, DOST Biosafety Committee. Biosafety is a major emerging aspect of global security, and involves many fields such as health, agriculture, science and technology, education, and the military.

It concerns such aspects as concealment, sudden onset, diffusion, spillover, and destructive impact, and is an integral part of national security. Emerging infectious diseases.

Biosafety Incident Report Form Dowloads: EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. Establishing the National Biosafety Framework, Prescribing Guidelines for its Implementation, Strengthening the National Committee on Biosafety of the Philippines, and for Other Purposes. It is envisaged that Malaysia should have its regulatory framework for biosafety in place in The Philippines The National Committee on Biosafety of the Philippines (NCBP) was instituted in executive order No on 15 October (Proceedings of Asia-Pacific Workshop on Safety in Biotechnology, Organized by Chulabhorn Research Institute.

development work in a quick, responsible and orderly manner. Thus, on 15 OctoberPresident Corazon C. Aquino issued Executive Order No. instituting the National Committee on Biosafety of the Philippines (NCBP). One of NCBP's tasks is the formulation of national policies and guidelines on biosafety.

Local and International Guidelines on Laboratory Biosafety and Biosecurity Made effective inthe Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (CPB) provides an international regulatory framework to “ensure an adequate level of protection in the field of safe transfer, handling, and the use of living modified organisms (LMOs) resulting from modern.

namely: Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Thailand. Aside from technology transfer, the network members were also trained on product R&D, biosafety and risk assessment, intellectual property, and biotech communication.

Local partners in the Philippines. It also finds that, while biosafety guidelines and practices are relatively strong, there are a number of institutional weaknesses. The study recommends measures to make biotechnology research and development more cost-effective and to improve biosafety in the country.

Overall, the report calls for the Philippines to carefully. Funds for projects come from government agencies (Philippines' Department of Science and Technology and the Department of Agriculture) and international funding agencies. Modern biotech products are regulated under the National Committee on Biosafety of the Philippines (EO ) of and the National Biosafety Framework (EO ) of and.

Biosafety is a well-established concept with a widely-accepted meaning and international guidance on how it is put into practice at the national level. Biosecurity is a comparatively new term, with divergent meanings depending upon the setting in which it is used. Biosafety 2. Developing the National Biosafety Framework for the Philippines This publication presents information regarding the National Biosafety Framework Development process in Philippines.

onal Biosafety Framework for Serbia and Montenegro Global Environment Facility PROJECT BACKGROUND The UNEP-GEF Project Number GFL/ on the Development of the National Biosafety Framework for Serbia and Montenegro started .territory.

It requires or obligates each member country to develop and implement a National Biosafety Framework (NBF). This is a combination of policy, legal, administrative and technical instruments established to address safety of the environment and human health in .CDC – National Center for Preparedness, Detection and Control of Infectious Diseases (NCPDCID) Clifton Road – Atlanta, GA – USA [email protected] Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute West Valley Road, Suite Wayne, PA – USA [email protected] WHO Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data.