WTO Public Forum Session 6 - Inclusive Trade Agenda: Enabling Women Traders in the Wake of COVID-19


27 septiembre 2022
14:00 - 15:15 hrs. WTO Headquarters, Room S1
Geneva, Switzerland

The event will discuss small-scale cross-border traders' resilience and innovative strategies to survive in time of crisis. It will also recommend policies and interventions needed to minimize the pandemic- and war-induced economic shocks, increase the role of cross-border trade for food security, and build more equitable and inclusive economies.

 

Moderator

  • Jan Yves Remy, Director, Shridath Ramphal Centre for International Trade Law, Policy and Services (SRC), University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados

Speakers

  • Simonetta Zarrilli, Chief, Trade, Gender and Development Programme, Division on International Trade and Commodities, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • Melaku Geboye Desta, Coordinator, African Trade Policy Centre (ATPC), Regional Integration and Trade Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
  • Anthe Vrijlandt, Director, Corporate Affairs, TradeMark East Africa
  • Mona Shrestha Adhikari, CEO of Enterprise for Management, Economic Reform & Gender Equality (EMERGE)

 

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Co-organizadore(s):
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and TradeMark East Africa (TMEA)

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Contact

Trade, Gender and Development Programme
T.: +41 (0) 22 917 5558
E.: gender@unctad.org