Regional Workshop on “Trade and Environment for Asia and Pacific Economies”

18 Sep 2017 to 19 Sep 2017
Colombo, Sri Lanka

ESCAP in collaboration with the WTO Secretariat and the Government of Sri Lanka is organising a regional workshop for the policy makers of developing Asia-Pacific economies on “Trade and Environment” on 18-19 September 2017 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The workshop will update participants on key aspects of the relationship between trade and the environment, and prepare participants to identify and discuss win-win opportunities between trade and sustainable development, including meeting the SDGs. TIID staff as well as experts from the WTO Secretariat and the Asia-Pacific Research and Training Network on Trade (ARTNeT) will be participating as resource persons in this event.