Trade among Least Developed Countries set to be boosted following historic WTO collaborationAid for Trade
Least Developed Countries are set to benefit from an agreement that unites the work of the Commonwealth and the World Trade Organization (WTO) to boost commerce
Inclusive trade action for LDCs needed now, say LDC representativesAid for Trade
Their Call to Action affirms the role of trade as an engine for sustainable growth, reinforces the importance of the multilateral trading system and commits to inclusive trade policies
Call to Action: Global Forum on Inclusive Trade for LDCsAid for Trade
Call to Action - Global Forum on Inclusive Trade for LDCs from
EIF hosting forum on inclusive trade for Least Developed CountriesAid for Trade
At the WTO from 13-14 June, the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) is convening its first Global Forum on Inclusive Trade for Least Developed Countries (LDCs), with representatives from more than 40 of the 51 LDCs and recent graduates coming together to act on trade
Driving safe trade solutions worldwideAgriculture
A new book on sanitary and phytosanitary gaps from the Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) highlights ways to support farmers, processors, traders and governments in developing countries to access global markets
Lesotho opens horticultural market centre to boost business for farmersTrade Facilitation
(MASERU/GENEVA) March 9, 2018 – The Kingdom of Lesotho is continuing to invest in agro-processing for its farmers: A brand new horticultural market centre will allow them to better preserve their fruits and vegetables and receive prompt payments for their products.
WTO issues call for papers for 2018 Essay Award for Young EconomistsTrade Policy
The WTO has issued a call for young economists to submit papers for the 2018 WTO Essay Award. The award aims to promote high-quality research on trade policy and international trade co-operation and to reinforce the relationship between the WTO and the academic community.
Launch of news portal to raise awareness of trade development in Least Developed CountriesAid for Trade
The world’s 47 poorest countries are home to 13% of the global population, but account for only 1% of global trade. With the launch of a new portal entitled Trade for Development News, the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) is angling to provide a voice for Least Developed Countries (LDCs) on their successes, challenges and ways forward in tackling a US$92.9 billion trade gap.