WCP session in Aid for Trade 2019

Friday, July 5, 2019

The WTO chairs programme will hold a session  "Supporting Economic Diversification and Empowerment for Inclusive, Sustainable Development Through Aid for Trade"  during this year's Aid for Trade programme. The session will present the research carried out by the WTO Chairs of Benin and Senegal which includes a research component and a capacity building component, for the benefit of actors including the national and regional private sector, with the aim of removing barriers to the creation and strengthening of RVCs to diversify economies for inclusive sustainable development.  
Following speakers are expected:
-Ambassador Henri Eli Monceau, Permanent Representative of OIF to the UN (Geneva and Vienna)
-Professor Charlemagne Babatoundé IGUE, Dean Faculté des Sciences Économiques et de Gestion (FASEG) WTO Chair Holder of Université d'Abomey-Calavi, Benin
-Professor Ndiack Fall, Centre de Recherches Economiques Appliquées at the University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar, Senegal.
-Professor Leila Baghdadi, WTO Chair Holder, Tunis Business School, University of Tunis