Module on Traditional Knowledge
BeneLex Learning Module on benefit-sharing and the rights of traditional knowledge holders
This module highlights opportunities for the protection of traditional knowledge by relying on both international environmental law and international human rights law. It discusses various ways in which traditional knowledge can be protected, looking in turn at the obligations of the government and the responsibilities of non-commercial researchers and businesses. Using case studies and scenarios, it allows users to apply what they have learnt.
The BeneLex Learning Module on Traditional Knowledge is currently available in English, French and Spanish. Download the modules by clicking on the boxes below.