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Appropriate Governance of the Life Sciences (10)
Cross-national convergence of biosafety systems in Sub-Saharan Africa

This policy brief presents some key observations from an analysis of the processes towards emergence of similar cross-national biosafety systems in Sub-Saharan Africa. The promises and challenges of modern biotechnology are as widely acknowledged as they are contested, raising the stakes for efforts to develop systems for governing the technology.