Intellectual Property Rights And Rice


With technical and legal tools such as the agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) of the World Trade Organization (WTO), corporate interests have become boundless in imposing their monopoly over food crops such as rice. In this article published by PAN Asia Pacific (PANAP), learn how transnational corporations gain maximum profitability from Intellectual Property Rights Systems at the expense of millions of small-scale farmers, as well as seed biodiversity.

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Title: Intellectual Property Rights And Rice
Authors: PAN Asia Pacific
Tags: pesticides
GE rice
hybrid rice
genetic engineering
farmers
biodiversity
Date: 29-Mar-2007
Publisher: PAN Asia Pacific
URI: http://library.ipamglobal.org/jspui/handle/ipamlibrary/428
Weblink: http://www.panap.net/sites/default/files/rs_iprandrice.pdf
Category Type: Articles
Appears in Sub-Collections:Biodiversity







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