Tuvalu
Diagnostic Trade Integration Study (DTIS) 2010
DTIS update N/A
WTO accession N/A

With the support of the EIF, Tuvalu is putting trade strategies into its National Strategy for Sustainable Development 2016-2020. To advance on the trade mainstreaming agenda, a Trade Policy Framework (TPF) was developed that focuses on trade development and expansion through the private sector. Tuvalu has prioritized trade‑related activities in agriculture, fisheries, tourism and labour mobility as a step towards implementing the TPF.

MOU 03/01/13
Budget 900'000
End date 31/08/18

EIF is working to strengthen the capacity of institutions and stakeholders in Tuvalu to formulate and implement trade policies that support poverty reduction, inclusive growth and sustainable development.

Results:

  • Developing training for Government personnel in conjunction with the implementation of the TPF.
  • The 2015 Talofa Trade Fair with the theme “Business is Tuvalu’s future” was held over a two‑week period.
  • Tuvalu’s initial market access offers presented at the 14th Intersessional Meeting of the PACER Plus trade negotiations in March 2016 in Australia.
  • Tuvalu Diagnostic Trade Integration Study (DTIS) (2010)

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  • Tuvalu Annual Progress Report (2013)

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Temate Melitiana
Permanent Secretary and EIF Focal Point Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Trade, Tourism, Environment and Labour Funafuti
tmelitiana@gov.tv

Toaiga Semisi
Acting Trade Officer Ministry of Foreign Affairs,Trade,Tourism,Enviroment & Labour
tsemisi@gov.tv

Patrick TUIMALEALIIFANO
Donor Facilitator, UNDP
patrick.tuimalealiifano@undp.org

Pulaalofa Saulo Haulagi
pulahaulagi@gmail.com