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Indigenous Peoples, Consent and Benefit Sharing: Lessons from the San-Hoodia Case / Edition 1

Indigenous Peoples, Consent and Benefit Sharing: Lessons from the San-Hoodia Case / Edition 1


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ISBN-13: 9789048131228
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 11/13/2009
Edition description: 2009
Pages: 363
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Part I Community Consent and Benefit Sharing: The Context

1 Introduction Rachel Wynberg Doris Schroeder Roger Chennells 3

2 Justice and Benefit Sharing Doris Schroeder 11

3 Informed Consent: From Medical Research to Traditional Knowledge Doris Schroeder 27

4 Protecting the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Can Prior Informed Consent Help? Graham Dutfield 53

5 Bioprospecting, Access and Benefit Sharing: Revisiting the 'Grand Bargain' Rachel Wynberg Sarah Laird 69

Part II Learning from the San

6 Green Diamonds of the South: An Overview of the San-Hoodia Case Rachel Wynberg Roger Chennells 89

7 Policies for Sharing Benefits from Hoodia Rachel Wynberg 127

8 The Struggle for Indigenous Peoples' Land Rights: The Case of Namibia Saskia Vermeylen 143

9 Speaking for the San: Challenges for Representative Institutions Roger Chennells Victoria Haraseb Mathambo Ngakaeaja 165

10 Trading Traditional Knowledge: San Perspectives from South Africa, Namibia and Botswana Saskia Vermeylen 193

11 Putting Intellectual Property Rights into Practice: Experiences from the San Roger Chennells 211

12 Sharing Benefits Fairly: Decision-Making and Governance Rachel Wynberg Doris Schroeder Samantha Williams Saskia Vermeylen 231

Part III Reflections

13 The Role of Scientists and the State in Benefit Sharing: Comparing Institutional Support for the San and Kani Sachin Chaturvedi 261

14 The Law is Not Enough: Protecting Indigenous Peoples' Rights Against Mining Interests in the Philippines Rosa Cordillera A. Castillo Fatima Alvarez-Castillo 271

15 Benefit Sharing is No Solution to Development: Experiences from Mining on Aboriginal Land in Australia Jon Altman 285

16 Human Research Ethics Guidelines as a Basis for Consent and Benefit Sharing: A Canadian Perspective Kelly Bannister 303

17 The Limitations of Good Intent: Problems of Representation and Informed Consent in the Maya ICBG Project in Chiapas, Mexico Dafna Feinholz-Klip Luis García Barrios Julie Cook Lucas 315

Part IV Conclusions and Recommendations

18 Conclusions and Recommendations: Towards Best Practice for Community Consent and Benefit Sharing Rachel Wynberg Roger Chennells Doris Schroeder 335

Index 351

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