Development must come before Trade Facilitation at the WTO - Global civil society statement, July 18, 2014

Original Publication Date: 
18 July, 2014
ENGLISH - CSOs Sign-on Statement - Development must come before TFA in WTO - July 2014.pdf126.67 KB
Français - Déclaration internationale de la société civile sur facilitation des échanges - July 2014.pdf124.39 KB
Español - La sociedad civil mundial declaracion - La facilitación del comercio - July 2014.pdf129.51 KB
In the backdrop of trade ministers meet in Sydney, on July 18, 2014, civil society organizations and trade unions from more than 150 developing and developed countries urged government representatives in Geneva to “condition the entry into force of the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) to the conclusion and fulfillment of the Development mandate under the Doha negotiations” in WTO.