Communication, Education & Public Awareness


CEPA Toolkit

A Toolkit for National Focal Points and NBSAP Coordinators

  Online version

English (pdf)

Français (pdf)

Español (pdf)

CEPA Toolkit (Nagoya Protocol)

Including considerations for access and benefit-sharing

  More details on the ABS Clearing-House

English (pdf)

Français (pdf)

Español (pdf)

CEPA Evaluation Design Toolkit

A checklist on the efficiency of local CEPA. Case studies are from Sao Paulo, Edmonton, Cape Town and Nagoya. Developed with ICLEI/LAB


Strategic Communication for ABS

A Conceptual Guide and Toolkit for Practitioners

This guide is about Access and Benefit-sharing, a set of internationally agreed principles related to the utilisation of genetic resources. They were developed in the context of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and formalised in the “Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilisation”, adopted in October 2010 at the 10th Conference of the Parties to the CBD (COP 10) in Japan.

  ABS Multimedia Package


Communication guide

Island Communications Toolkit

Island Communications Toolkit   By and for island-based development practicioners addressing climate change and biodiversity loss in their communities