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Contracting Parties  >   International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture > Belgium 

 
Date
SignatureJune 6, 2002
RatificationOctober 2, 2007
Entry into forceDecember 31, 2007

Declarations, Reservations etc.

Declaration made upon ratification:
"Belgium interprets Article 12.3.d of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources as recognising that plant genetic resources for food and agriculture or their genetic parts or components which have undergone innovation may be the subject of intellectual property rights provided that the criteria relating to such rights are met."