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28 April 2022, 15:00 - 16:00 Indochina Time / Bangkok | Open meeting

Virtual , Geneva 10:00-11:00am (CET) , Switzerland
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Paperless trade supports the post-pandemic recovery of countries. The session will introduce tools for advancing cross-border paperless trade and conducting readiness assessments for cross-border paperless trade. Based on a newly developed toolkit for cross-border paperless trade and experiences from 9 country assessments completed and 7 ongoing assessments,[1] it will share experiences on how readiness assessment may be conducted and how it offers a comprehensive framework for countries to take the agenda forward, to develop and update their national policies, strategies and planning and ultimately nurture environments for e-commerce and digital trade.

The meeting is co-organized by ESCAP, UNCITRAL, EIF and WTO, as part of the eCommerce Week 2022 - please register here.

 

Introduction to the readiness assessment

Ms. Soo Hyun Kim
Ms. Soo Hyun Kim
Economic Affairs Officer, ESCAP
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Mr. Luca Castellani
Mr. Luca Castellani
Legal Officer, UNCITRAL
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Moderator

Ms. Soo Hyun Kim
Ms. Soo Hyun Kim
Economic Affairs Officer, ESCAP
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Discussions - Country experiences

Mr. Babayev İgbal
Mr. Babayev İgbal
Deputy Chairman, State Customs Committee, Azerbaijan
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Mr. Hafizur Rahman
Mr. Hafizur Rahman
Director General, WTO Cell, Ministry of Commerce, Bangladesh
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Mr. Allan C. Geronimo
Mr. Allan C. Geronimo
Deputy Commissioner, Management Information Systems and Technology Group (MISTG), Bureau of Customs, the Philippines
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Discussion - Subregional experience

Mr. Andrea Giacomelli
Mr. Andrea Giacomelli
Aid-for-Trade and Trade Policy Advisor, PIFS
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Introduction of the Cross-border Paperless Trade Toolkit

Ms. Emmanuelle Ganne
Ms. Emmanuelle Ganne
Senior Analyst, WTO
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Closing

Ms. Hang Tran
Ms. Hang Tran
Senior Coordinator, EIF
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