Organizations

By Region: South Asia

Bangladesh Biosafety & Biosecurity Association (BBBA)

The establishment of the Bangladesh Biosafety & Biosecurity Association (BBBA) was initiated in August 2011 to foster best and sustainable biosafety and biosecurity practices in Bangladesh considering the current situation of infectious diseases outbreaks and increasing demands for research and diagnostics of these disease-causing agents. Enhancing Biosafety biosecurity by inculcating local scientists in the ethical  Read More »

Website:
http://bdbiosafetysecurity.org/

BioWeapons Prevention Project (BWPP)

“The BioWeapons Prevention Project (BWPP) is a global network of civil society actors dedicated to the permanent elimination of biological weapons and of the possibility of their re-emergence. It was launched in 2003 by a group of non-governmental organizations concerned at the failure of governments to fortify the norm against the weaponization of disease. BWPP  Read More »

Website:
http://bwpp.org/

DIYbio.org

DIYbio.org is an organization dedicated to making biology an accessible pursuit for citizen scientists, amateur biologists and biological engineers who value openness and safety. This will require mechanisms for amateurs to increase their knowledge and skills, access to a community of experts, the development of a code of ethics, responsible oversight, and leadership on issues  Read More »

Website:
http://diybio.org/

Code of Ethics: DIY Bio Codes of Ethics

DIYbio.org organized a series of congresses in 2011, where we brought together delegates from regional groups in North America and Europe to collaborate on the development of a DIYbio code that may serve as a framework for helping us achieve a vibrant, productive and safe global community of DIYbio practitioners, regional groups, and community labs.

International Council for the Life Sciences (ICLS)

The International Council for the Life Sciences (ICLS) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to enhancing global biological security and safety and reducing the risks of the misuse of the life sciences. Founded in December 2005, the membership-based ICLS provides a forum for the sustained engagement of the life sciences community and governments on a  Read More »

Website:
http://www.iclscharter.org
Phone:
+1(202) 659-8058
Address:
4245 North Fairfax Drive, Suite 625 | Arlington, VA 22203 USA

Code of Ethics: International Council for The Life Sciences (ICLS) Charter

International Federation of Biosafety Associations (IFBA)

The establishment of the International Biosafety Working Group (IBWG) was initiated in the fall of 2001 in response to the identification of a need for an international forum to discuss a wide range of important biosafety issues. It was a time of unparalleled change and challenge for the biosafety profession. The recent bioterrorism letter incidents  Read More »

Website:
http://www.internationalbiosafety.org/english/index.asp
Phone:
204-946-0908
Address:
International Federation of Biosafety Associations Secretariat International Centre for Infectious Diseases 445 Ellice Avenue | Winnipeg, Manitoba | Canada | R3B 3P5
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