Biotechnology Policy Development and Analysis

Course Duration: 
2 Weeks
Agriculture, Resources & Environment
Tuition Fee: 
2 500.00 USD

​This course ​description ​is indicative, and only for reference ​purposes. The course is not scheduled unless advertised in our calendar. If you are interested in this course​,​ or require a customized course​ that is similar to this​, please note that ​fees start from USD ​25,000 for a two-week course. This fee is for a customized course for ten or fewer participants. For additional participants, the fee is USD 2500 ​per participant.

​For these fees, the client may customize the course to the precise needs ​of the client's organization. Scheduling will be in consultation with the client.

Participants: Mid- to senior level policy makers and policy analysts, technology managers in both private and public sector organization, civil society and non-governmental organizations, regional and international organizations.

Course Brief: This course will provide essential lessons in basic public policy making, and stakeholder participation for a comprehensive public discourse. Biotech policy analysis will be conducted using a variety of policy instruments developed by various country governments and regional and international organizations involved in biotechnology capacity building. The course will discuss options for developing policies for bio-innovation.

Course contents cover policy tools for trans-boundary disease management, role of public policies in biotech development, incentives for bio-innovation policies in Asia, societal issues, role of regulatory policies in the implementation of GM crops, policy frameworks for biotech food safety standards in Asia, general technology management issues in biotechnology management, mobilizing stakeholder participation public policy making, performance standards to ensure regulatory effectiveness and institutional challenges faced by Asian Countries for technology management.