Q. “Cartagena Protocol” is often seen in news is related to?

[A] Bio safety

[B] Organic farming

[C] Solar Energy

[D] Ozone depleting substances

Answer: A

Explanation: Cartagena Protocol on Bio safety to the Convention on Biological Diversity Bio safety refers to the need to protect human health and the environment from the possible adverse effects of the products of modern biotechnology.

The Convention clearly recognizes these twin aspects of modern biotechnology.

  • Access to and transfer of technologies
  • Appropriate procedures to enhance the safety of biotechnology technologies.

Source: SHANKAR IAS Environment