The CBD website provides models and outlines for ABS Agreements and contracts:
The WIPO website hosts a database of biodiversity related access and benefit sharing agreements:
For more information on access and benefit sharing, view the Intellectual Property Rights section of the Global Traditional Medicine section:
Bookmarked by Emma Weisbord on 7 Oct 2013
This short guide describes the positives and negatives of post-doc work. Though written for the US, it provides some information which is globally applicable and therefore should be of use to Network members.
Bookmarked by The Editorial Team on 24 Sep 2013
Can health innovations designed for a developing country setting be applied in a developed country setting?
Is it time for developed countries to learn from the lessons of developing countries?
How can we move away from the synthetic barriers to progress and the boundaries associated with being developed and developing countries?
This series aims to move beyond the narrow constraints of traditional thinking to promote bi-directional learning that challenges and rethinks traditional practice within global health systems. The guest editors of the series are Shamsuzzoha Syed and Viva Dadwal.For further information, please visit the Globalization and Health website at http://www.globalizationandhealth.com/
Bookmarked by Viva Dadwal on 23 Jul 2013
I'm delighted to announce that the 'MPH Programs List' group have recently been seeking out information about grants and funding for Public Health training, which will be suitable for developing countries. Their extensive list clearly details what level of tuition is available, the available funding, and links to the relevant institution. To view this useful resource, please follow this link:
Bookmarked by The Editorial Team on 18 Jul 2013
We are pleased to introduce a new journal of the Bioline family--the Rwanda Medical Journal. RMJ was added to Bioline in May and is being published by the Rwanda Biomedical Centre. It features articles on health care in Rwanda, and aims to cultivate discussion on health issues between health care professionals and academics alike. Abstracts are available in both English and French.
Bookmarked by The Editorial Team on 16 Jul 2013