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AN INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS, THEIR PROHIBITION, AND THE RELATIONSHIP TO BIOSAFETY

Gambar Muka Surat
Tahun Penerbitan
2002
Main Author
SUNSHINE PROJECT AND TWN
Summary

This report is an introduction to biological weapons and biological weapons control for familiar with biosafety and biodiversity issues. It provides a biological weapons history and discusses the future of biological weapons and their prohibition. It highlights relationships between the Biological and Toxin weapons Convention (BTWC) and the Cartagena Biosafety Protocol, including areas where an integrative approach in addressing biosafety and biosecurity policy and implementation issues can achieve the connected goals of ensuring biosafety and preventing development of biological weapons.