DDG Agah welcomes Benin’s University Abomey Calavi into the WTO Chairs Programme

24 November 2014

Deputy Director-General Yonov Frederick Agah officially launched the WTO Chair awarded to the University of Abomey Calavi in Cotonou on 24 November.... Read more

Tunis Business School inaugurated into WTO Chairs Programme

30 October 2014

The Tunis Business School of the University of Tunis was officially inaugurated into the WTO Chairs Programme at a ceremony attended by Deputy Dire.... Read more

WTO Chairs Programme launched at Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

27 October 2014

Deputy Director-General David Shark, on behalf of Director-General Roberto Azevêdo, on 27 October 2014 launched the WTO Chairs Programme at Sultan .... Read more

WTO inaugurates Universitas Pelita Harapan, Indonesia, into Chairs Programme

15 October 2014

Universitas Pelita Harapan in Indonesia was inaugurated into the WTO Chairs Programme at a ceremony attended by WTO Deputy Director-General Xiaozhu.... Read more

St Petersburg WTO Chair holds conference on international trade issues

9 October 2014

St Petersburg State University, a member of the WTO Chairs Programme, organized an academic conference on 9 and 10 October 2014 on international tr.... Read more

WTO to award seven Chairs in 2014, beginning with South Africa’s North-West University

17 September 2014

WTO Deputy Director-General Dave Shark, in launching the WTO Chairs Programme at the North-West University of Potchefstroom, South Africa on 17 Sep.... Read more

WTO Chairs Programme: Summer school in Shanghai on trade and the environment

6 August 2014

Around 80 postgraduate students from various universities across China attended a summer school organized by the School of WTO Research and Educati.... Read more

Seven universities added to WTO Chairs Programme

28 May 2014

The WTO has announced the addition of seven academic institutions —in Benin, Brazil, Indonesia, Oman, South Africa, Tunisia and Turkey — to its ros.... Read more

Chairs Programme supports intellectual property workshop in Mauritius

5 March 2014

With the financial support of the WTO Chairs Programme, a workshop on the WTO’s TRIPS (intellectual property) Agreement and IP-related matters was .... Read more

Azevêdo highlights role of academics in policymaking of developing countries

11 February 2014

Director-General Roberto Azevêdo, in launching the WTO book “Connecting to Global Markets” on 11 February 2014, said: “By demonstrating the contrib.... Read more