The UNCTAD secretariat is pleased to announce another series of short courses in the first semester of 2017 on key international economic issues for delegates from permanent missions to the United Nations Office at Geneva and the World Trade Organization.

The aim of the courses is to give delegates from permanent missions an opportunity to become better acquainted with topical issues and developments in the international economic agenda as they are reflected in the work of UNCTAD. More detailed information on the content of individual courses may be found in the attached programme.

Three courses will be held at the Palais des Nations on 17 March, 18 April and 19 May 2016.