Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Working Lunch on Trade Facilitation (in advance of Negotiating Group on Trade Facilitation)

South Centre organized a working lunch on trade facilitation on Thursday, 22 May 2008, from 13h00-15h00. Over 25 colleagues from the Geneva Missions participated in this meeting to discuss and brainstorm on specific proposals (with respect to GATT Articles V, VIII, and X and with respect to TACB and S&D) in advance of the meeting of the Negotiating Group on Trade Facilitation that took place in Geneva from 26-30 May 2008.

Mr. Vice Yu, Coordinator- Global Governance for Development Programme, South Centre chaired the meeting and a presentation was delivered by Mr. Ram Kumar working in the same programme.