Climate Change and Trade Governance: Implications for the Travel and Tourism Sector in SIDS and the Caribbean

Barbados - 26 September 2018

Trade topics: Tourism, Trade and Development, Trade and Environment

The Public Forum is the WTO’s largest annual outreach event, which provides a platform for participants to discuss the latest developments in world trade and to propose ways of enhancing the multilateral trading system. This paper explores the evolving intersection between climate change policies and trade governance with emphasis on the issues for the travel and tourism industry based on the recognition that it is not sufficient to cope solely with the challenges of environmental change.