Research & Analysis

Here you will find a compilation of selected literature on the issue of plant variety protection (PVP) and especially on the relevance and impact of the 1991 Convention of the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV) in the context of developing countries. The aim is to inform policymakers and other stakeholders with robust studies and evidence, so that policy is not made in a void or absence of knowledge.

  1. Impact of UPOV
  2. Analysis of law
  3. Farmers' Rights
  4. Development of Plant Variety Protection laws