Short Courses for Geneva-based Diplomats - 2018 series
The UNCTAD secretariat is pleased to announce another series of short courses in the first semester of 2018 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.
In the first semester, three courses will be provided at Palais des Nations on 2 March, 23 March, and 13 April 2018.
- Friday 2 March 2018, 10 a.m. (Room XXVI) - Assessing the e-trade readiness of the least developed countries for the promotion of sustainable development
- Friday 13 April 2018, 10 a.m. (Room XXVI) - Assessing the progress of the least developed countries in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals
- Friday 4 May 2018, 10 a.m. (Room XXVI) - Recent developments in international trade and their implications for the policymaking process