The UNCTAD secretariat is pleased to announce that the next regional course on Key Issues
on the International Economic Agenda for Western Asia will be hosted by the Ministry of Industry
and Commerce of Oman, and will take place from 19 October to 6 November 2014.

The UNCTAD secretariat is pleased to announce the 20th regional course at UN House, Beirut, Lebanon with the support of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia.It will take place from 18 October to 5 November 2010. The course will be delivered by UNCTAD experts, in cooperation with those from UNESCWA and national experts from Lebanon. Trade policy officials and academics in the region are invited to participate in this course.

The fifteenth regional course was held with the support of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce, Kingdom of Bahrain from 26 October to 13 November 2008. UNCTAD and ESCWA experts delivered the program for this course.

The eighth regional course was held at UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, Beirut from 26 June to 14 July 2006. UNCTAD and UNESCWA experts delivered the program for this course. National experts from IDAL (the Lebanese Investment Agency) and Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance took part in the program.

The third regional course was held at the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, Beirut from 16-27 June 2003. UNCTAD and UNESCWA experts delivered the program for this course.