The Road to WTO MC12 – Webinar 1

In the lead-up to the WTO Ministerial Conference (MC12) in Geneva, the SRC and the OECS Mission in Geneva have brought together international and regional experts closely involved in WTO negotiations to discuss the issues at stake for CARICOM countries. In this first of two webinars, to be held on 16 November 2021, 11 am AST, we will discuss the legacy “Doha” trade issues like agriculture and fisheries, and reform issues like special and differential treatment dispute settlement.

Our experts are· Dr. Edwini Kessie: WTO Director of Agriculture Division; Head of WTO Delivery Unit,· Dr. Mustaqeem De Gama: Counsellor at South Africa’s Permanent Mission in Geneva,· Mr. Wayne Mc Cook: Former Jamaica Ambassador to WTO and the People’s Republic of China; Former Advisor to WTO Director-General and · Ms. Alicia Greenidge: Trade Consultant, President/Chief Executive, Summit Alliances International. The event will be moderated by Dr. Jan Yves Remy (SRC) and Mr. Joel Richards (OECS).

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