WTO Chairs Annual Conference & Advisory Board Meeting 2019

Monday, July 1, 2019 to Tuesday, July 2, 2019

The WTO Chairs Annual Conference of 2019 will feature research conducted by the WTO Chairs on the theme of the Global Review for Aid for Trade, recent trade policy developments, current trade tensions and the future of trade. It will take stock of the work undertaken by the 19 active WTO Chairs in 2017-18, identify the main achievements and challenges encountered in the delivery of activities; and consider the outcome of the external evaluation of the WCP and the future direction of the programme. It will also consider a planned WCP publication in 2020 and review the progress of the WCP Platform and discuss how to enhance its contents, features, and its future role in the network.