The event aimed to provide objective information and knowledge on access to genetic resources and bio-piracy and protection of traditional knowledge.
August 20, 2015
Rivers create species. Now, scientists have discovered a new primate that also appears to follow this rule, blocked off from his cousins by a confluence of rivers in the Peruvian Amazon.
September 14, 2015
To biologists’ delight, the Azuay stubfoot toad, believed to be extinct after its last sighting in 2002, has just leapt back to life.
September 11, 2015
Tower over 300 meters in height is built in the Amazon. It will be used in studies of the interaction between the forest and the atmosphere.