WTO/ESCAP Seminar on Aid for Trade Including Trade and Development

15 Apr 2013 to 16 Apr 2013
Kathmandu, Nepal

The seminar is designed to assist government officials from Asia and the Pacific to consolidate their understanding of development-related issues in the WTO, with a specific focus on Aid for Trade, as well as provide a greater appreciation of the linkage between trade and development. It also aims to provide the participants with a greater awareness of the various factors that can enhance the developmental gains from trade. It will include development-related issues currently being treated in the WTO with an eye on the next WTO Ministerial Conference to be held in Bali, in December, 2013.