Trade Advocacy Fund

TAF delivers workshop for West African trade officials

July 29th, 2016 by

DSC_5601As part of its trade capacity building support to the ECOWAS Commission, TAF recently delivered a workshop for West African trade officials on the WTO Dispute Settlement System. The workshop, which took place between 13-15 July in Dakar, Senegal, was co-sponsored by GIZ, and delivered by trade law experts from the Advisory Centre on WTO Law (ACWL), the IDEAS Centre, and the International Trade Institute of West Africa.

The workshop was attended by representatives from Ministries of Trade, Ministries of Justice and export promotion agencies as well as the ECOWAS Commission and Parliamentary Committee on Trade.

Participants obtained useful knowledge on WTO law such as the WTO Dispute Settlement Mechanism, and gained insight into the services and resources available to ECOWAS member states, such as the legal advisory services offered by the ACWL.

TAF has supported the ECOWAS Commission through a trade negotiation capacity building project since 2013. The workshop was the result of a request made by the ECOWAS Commission and a stakeholder needs assessment carried out by TAF, which identified WTO Dispute Settlement as an area where capacity was lacking among ECOWAS Member States. For further information about the the workshop, please follow this link to the ECOWAS webpage. IMG_3407

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TAF Projects (December 2013)
Country or Region Grant Title

Implementation Status

Afghanistan Advisory Mission to Afghanistan

Completed

COMESA Advisory Mission to the East and Southern Africa (ESA) Group

Completed

EAC Advisory Mission to the EAC

Completed

Ethiopia Advisory Mission to Ethiopia

Completed

Global Feasibility Study for Advisory Centre on Regional Trade Agreements (ACORTA)

Completed

Global TAF Advisory Event 1

Completed

Lao PDR Advisory Mission to Lao PDR

Completed

Lesotho Advisory Mission to Lesotho

Completed

Malawi Advisory Mission to Malawi

Completed

Multi-Region Advisory Mission to  the AUC

Completed

Nepal Advisory Mission to Nepal

Completed

PIFS Support to Pacific ACP States in EPA negotiations

Completed

Samoa Logistical Support

Completed

Sierra Leone Advisory Mission to Sierra Leone

Completed

Solomon Islands Advisory Mission to the Solomon Islands

Completed

Sri Lanka Advisory Mission to Sri Lanka

Completed

Uganda Advisory Mission to Uganda

Completed

Vanuatu Advisory Mission to Vanuatu

Completed

ACP Call-down Support to the ACP Group in Geneva

Ongoing

Afghanistan Trade Negotiation Training and Capacity Building Support to Ministry of Commerce and Industry

Ongoing

EAC TradeSift Training for EAC Tripartite FTA Negotiations

Ongoing

ECOWAS Trade Capacity Building Programme

Ongoing

ECOWAS WTO Law Advisory Services and Capacity Building

Ongoing

Global Channel 2: Training on WTO Law and Dispute Settlement – ACWL

Ongoing

Global Channel 2: Training on WTO Law and Dispute Settlement – Trapca

Ongoing

Global TAF Advisory Publications/Toolkits

Ongoing

LDC Group Support to LDC Services Waiver

Ongoing

Nigeria Support to Nigeria Ministry of Trade and Investment

Ongoing

PIFS Support to the Pacific ACP States in EPA negotiations

Ongoing

OCTA Support for PACER Plus Negotiations

Ongoing

Solomon Islands Strengthening Trade Negotiation Capacity of Solomon Islands

Ongoing

The Gambia Support to the Ministry of Trade

Ongoing

TMSA Support to Tripartite FTA negotiations

Ongoing

Vanuatu Trade Negotiations Support

Ongoing

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