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 second semester, three courses will be provided at Palais des Nations (Room XXVI) - on 14 September, 12 October, and 2 November 2018 respectively.
- Friday 14 September 2018, 10 a.m. (Room XXVI) - Trade regulations in the twenty-first century: Non-tariff measures, trade costs and sustainable development
- Friday 12 October 2018, 10 a.m. (Room XXVI) - Maritime transport and trade facilitation: Challenges, Opportunities and Public-Private Coordination
- Friday 2 November 2018, 10 a.m. (Room XXVI) - Shaping an inclusive and gender-responsive trade policy