UNNExT Workshop on Trade Facilitation and Paperless Systems for Agrifood Products

4 May 2015 to 6 May 2015
Almaty, Kazakhstan

UNESCAP is organizing a Workshop on Trade Facilitation and Paperless Systems for Agrifood Products to be held from 4 to 6 May 2015 in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

The event is part of the ongoing United Nations Network for Paperless Trade in Asia and the Pacific (UNNExT) initiative aiming to build national governments’ capacity to implement paperless systems for cross-border trade and transport facilitation and support the implementation of national and regional single windows in developing countries of the region.

This workshop will provide training to improve the efficiency of agricultural supply chains in order to enhance international marketability of agrifood products. It also seeks to build the capacity of stakeholders involved in agrifood trade to implement paperless systems for facilitating cross-border trade. The workshop is targeting practitioners and policy makers working in the area of trade in agricultural products from 7 countries in the North and Central Asian subregion.