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The new world trade order is about “precaution not protection” – Pascal Lamy

Pascal Lamy, the ex-Director General of the WTO paid a visit to ITC on Monday to speak to staff about how the changing nature of trade liberalization and where Aid for Trade should focus its efforts to support small businesses … Continue reading

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ITC hiring sustainability and trade specialist

ITC’s Trade and Environment Programme delivers capacity building and market analysis on sustainability markets with a focus on SMEs in developing countries. We are currently advertising for a consultant in sustainability and export value chains with a focus on agriculture … Continue reading

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Themes of trade research

Last week I attended a workshop at the WTO on research in trade organizations. It presented work from the World Bank, WTO and IMF on their areas of research. WTO Secretary General Pascal Lamy opened the event with some reflections … Continue reading

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Aid for Trade and the Environment

(Originally posted on 27 November 2012) “The Future of Aid for Trade” was the subject of a dialogue hosted last week by the WTO and organized by ICTSD and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Finland. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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