Abbreviations and acronyms related to the Convention

 

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P
PA protected area
PACMAR Pacific Management Resources
PADH Physical Alterations and Destruction of Habitat  (under GPA / UNEP)
PADU protected areas data unit
PAGE Pilot Analysis of Global Ecosystems
PAI Protected Area Information (of WCMC)
PALP Protected Areas and Landscapes Programme (of WCMC)
PAMB Protected Area Management Board
PAME Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment
PAP / RAC Priority Actions Programme Regional Activity Centre
PARC Protected Area Resource Centres (of WCMC)
PAVL Protected Areas Virtual Library (of WCMC)
PBRs plant breeders' rights
PCR polymerase chain reaction
PCT Patent Cooperation Treaty
PEBLDS Pan-European Biological and Landscape Diversity Strategy
(F= Stratégie paneuropéenne de la Diversité biologique et paysagère)
PEEN Pan-European Ecological Network
PFA Plant Functional Attributes
PGRs plant genetic resources (for food and agriculture)
PGRC Plant Genetic Resources Centre
PGRFA plant genetic resources for food and agriculture
Phare Poland and Hungary Assistance to the Restructuring of the Economy
PI plant introduction
PIC prior informed consent, a procedure; Rotterdam Convention on PIC.
See also MOSAICC
PIN Programme of International Nature Management
PNUE Programme des Nations Unies pour l'environnement (E= UNEP)
POs people's organisations
POPs persistent organic pollutants
- PP precautionary principle
- PP production processes
PPAG programme planning advisory group
PPBS Plant Population Biology Section (of The Ecological Society of America)
PPC project preparation committee
ppm parts per million
- PRA Participatory Rural Appraisal
- PRA Pest Risk Analysis
PrepCom Preparatory Committee
PRGA Participatory Research and Gender Analysis  (of CGIAR)
PROSEA Plant Resources of South-East Asia project
PSDN Packet Switched Data Network
PV present value
PVA Population Viability Analysis
PVP Plant Variety Protection
PVPO Plant Variety Protection Office
PVRO Plant Variety Rights Office

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