Description

Number/percentage of local breeds classified as being at-risk, not-at-risk, and unknown-levels of risk of extinction. ( BBB )

This indicator is proposed as an indicator for Sustainable Development Target 02.5 By 2020, maintain the genetic diversity of seeds, cultivated plants and farmed and domesticated animals and their related wild species, including through soundly managed and diversified seed and plant banks at the national, regional and international levels, and ensure access to and fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from the utilization of genetic resources and associated traditional knowledge, as internationally agreed.

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Data

The indicator serves to monitor the implementation of the Global Plan of Action for Animal Genetic Resources. Data are contained in FAO’s Global Databank for Animal Genetic Resources DAD-IS

FAO - The indicator is based on the most up to date data contained in FAO’s Global Databank for Animal Genetic Resources DAD-IS (http://dad.fao.org/) at the time of calculation


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Sources

The list of indicator proposals (as of 11 August 2015) used for the IAEG-SDG Open Consultation with Civil Society, Academia and Private Sector.