Winners of the 2006 Awards for Biopiracy... / Nominations / Effraín Olarte and the Colombia People




Effraín Olarte and the Colombia People

Nominated for 'Lone voice in the belly of the beast' Award

Thursday 02 March 2006

Reasons for this nomination

For demanding the National Government of Colombia not to accept the terms regarding Intelectual Property over Genetic Resources inside the FTA between Colombia and USA.

Supporting info

Efrain Olarte is an official of the Colombian government, that counts among the negotiators of the FTA between USA and Colombia.