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WTO-UNESCAP Regional Seminar on Trade and Environment
Long description
WTO/ESCAP regional seminar on Trade and Environment, including a Focus on Specific Topics (e.g. Multilateral Environmental Agreements, Climate Change and Green Economy) for Asia and Pacific Economies - English - Specialist - Level 2 - The programme of the Workshop is designed to assist participating countries from the Region to consolidate knowledge of the trade and environment nexus in the WTO context. An introduction to trade and environment discussions and DDA negotiations at the WTO, including in relevant WTO bodies, such as CTE, CTESS and TBTC, will be provided. Finally, the impact of environmental requirements on
market access and the trade and climate change relationship will be considered.
The intended beneficiary countries are listed below.
Trade Information
Project Number TE13/2
Trade Category Trade and Environment
Dates 17/09/2013 - 19/09/2013
Reporting Agency World Trade Organization (WTO)
Implementing Agencies / Countries World Trade Organization (WTO)
United Nations Economic and Social Conference for Asia and Pacific (UNESCAP)
Cooperating Agencies
Host Country Indonesia
Participating Countries
Bhutan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Taipei, Chinese, Hong Kong, China, Indonesia, Korea, Rep. of, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Macao, China, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam, Fiji, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Samoa
E-mail contact / Web Address
  World Trade Organization, rue de Lausanne 154, CH-1211 Geneva 21, Switzerland