The National Assembly and the Senate have adopted the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity, which was adopted in Nagoya, Japan, on 29 October 2010, and the Kingdom of Cambodia has signed this Convention at the Office of the United Nations in New York on 1 February  2012. The Royal Government of Cambodia shall continue to implement the procedures of this Protocol.