Why the WTO Environment Week is a big deal for global environmental governance (and the future of trade itself) Post by Elena Antoni – Project Manager and Co-Investigator of Policy Impacts and Solutions at the UKRI GCRF TRADE Hub The World Trade Organisation (WTO) is hosting its second ‘Trade and Environment Week’, from the 16th […]
The UK government’s Global Challenges Research Fund organized and supported a session at the (virtual) Geneva Trade Week 2020, a spin-off of the habitual World Trade Organization (WTO) Public Forum, organized by the newly founded Geneva Trade Platform. The session was jointly hosted by one of the Hub’s core partner organizations, the United Nations Environment […]
We are pleased to welcome four new researchers to our Trade Hub programme: Krossy Mavakala Kalunseviko, Suzanne Mogue Kamga, Alice Karuri and Lude Kinzonzi have joined as 2020/21 Africa Oxford Trade and University of Oxford Biodiversity Fellows. The University of Oxford has partnered with The Africa Oxford Initiative to bring three Fellows to Oxford University in early 2021, […]
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Two TRADE Hub kick-off events were organized by the Indonesia country team. The national level project kick-off workshop was held in Jakarta on 4 March 2020, and a sub-national level workshop was held in Manokwari (West Papua Province) on 19 February 2020. These workshops were to introduce TRADE Hub to key stakeholders, to communicate scoping […]
4 June 2020. Sustainable trade after COVID-19: Can we do better? was the question asked in a multi-stakeholder panel discussion convened by H.E. Mr Chad Blackman with the support of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Secretariat -“Yes, we can and must do better”, was the clear and overwhelming response. On June 4th 2020, GCRF Trade […]