Tag: "biosecurity"

EUBARnet Seminar at University of Bradford

When: Wednesday, 21 November, 2012
Where: University of Bradford
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Granada EUBARnet International Seminar on Biosecurity

When: Wednesday, 21 November, 2012 9:30 - 20:30
Where: "Paraninfo" and “Sala de Conferencias” of the School of Law of the University of Granada, Plaza de la Universidad s/n
Contacts: Prof. Dr. Mª Ángeles Cuadrado Ruiz. Prof. of Criminal Law. UGR

New Review Paper on “Biosecurity Policy Measures at the International, Regional and Local Levels”

In the “Libraries” section it is available the eighth paper of the Review Series on Policy, Ethics and Security Aspects of Biosecurity. The paper by James Revill  presents the variety of policy measures relevant to biosecurity at different levels. It summarises some of the key components of the biosecurity governance architecture. The paper continues to outline international governance measures before looking at regional initiatives and then concluding with some examples of national measures to support biosecurity.

Biosecurity Policy Measures at the International, Regional and Local Levels

Paper n. 8 of the EUBARnet Review Series on Policy, Ethics and Security
by James Revill

The eighth paper of the EUBARnet Review Series on Policy, Ethics and Security Aspects of Biosecurity is authored by Dr James Revill of Landau Network Centro Volta. The paper presents the variety of policy measures relevant to biosecurity at different levels. It summarises some of the key components of the biosecurity governance architecture. The paper continues to outline international governance measures before looking at regional initiatives and then concluding with some examples of national measures to support biosecurity.

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Lecture on Environmental Biosecurity

Lecture by Elizabete Merchante (Centre de Ecologia Functional of the University of Coimbra) on environmental aspects of biosecurity and challenges of  invasive species. The lecture is from the 2012 EUBARnet seminar in Coimbra. Download the presentation in English or Portuguese, or see the video lecture, in Portuguese. See also the other lectures from the same seminar.

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EUBARnet Seminars at Department of Life Sciences and System Biology, University of Torino

When: Friday, 11 May, 2012 13:30 - 16:30
Where: Aula Magna, Via Accademia Albertina, 13, Torino
Contacts: Isabelle Perroteau

Biological Weapons and the Biological Weapons Convention: the Spectrum of Risks and Measures

Paper n.1 of the Review Series on Policy, Ethics and Security Aspects
By Malcolm Dando

The first paper of the EUBARnet Review Series on Policy, Ethics and Security Aspects is by Prof. Malcolm Dando, expert of the Network and Professor at the University of Bradford in the UK. The paper deals with Biological Weapons and the Biological Weapons Convention, and in particular with the spectrum of risks and of preventive measures available.

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Environmental Aspects of Biosecurity and Practice Standards in Europe

Paper n.1 of the Review Series on Environmental Aspects
By Andreia  Jorge, João Loureiro, Helena Freitas, Ulisses Miranda Azeiteiro

The first paper of the EUBARnet Review Series on Environmental Aspects is by members of the Network from the Center for Functional Ecology at the Department of Life Sciences of the University of Coimbra. The paper deals with environmental aspects of biosecurity, environmental protection, GMOs and practice standards in Europe.

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Council Directive 2000/29/EC on protective measures against the introduction into the Community of organisms harmful to plants or plant products and against their spread within the Community, 2000