UNEP-GEF Supported “Capacity Building Project on Biosafety” – (Phase-II)

MoEFCC > UNEP-GEF Supported “Capacity Building Project on Biosafety” – (Phase-II)

UNEP-GEF Supported “Capacity Building Project on Biosafety” – (Phase-II)

As a Party to the CPB, MoEFCC has accessed funds from United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) / Global Environment Facility (GEF) for the “Phase-II Capacity Building Project on Biosafety” to strengthen the biosafety management system in India with special emphasis on risk assessment and management (RARM), handling, transport, packaging and identification of LMOs (HTPI), socio economic considerations (SEC) and public awareness (PA) with an aim to ensure adequate protection of human health and biodiversity from potential harm arising from all LMO-related activities. Project highlights under each thrust area may be seen in the publication ‘Project Brief”.