Contracting Parties > International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture > United Kingdom
|Signature||June 6, 2002|
|Ratification||March 31, 2004|
|Entry into force||June 29, 2004|
Declarations, Reservations etc.Declaration made upon ratification:
"The Government of the United Kingdom confirms the declaration made at adoption concerning the interpretation of Article 12.3.d of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture 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."