WTO Public Forum 2021
07:30 - Digital trade governance for development: Implementation challenges and technical assistance needs
A team of GIP rapporteurs will prepare reports from a selection of sessions on digital policy.
The World Trade Organisation (WTO) Public Forum 2021 will take place between 28 September and 1 October virtually. Stakeholders from civil society, the private sector, academia, and governments continue to produce important analysis on the past, present, and future of the multilateral trading system. The 2021 Public Forum, entitled Trade Beyond COVID-19: Building Resilience, will look at the effects of the pandemic on trade and how the multilateral trading system can help build resilience to COVID-19 and future crises. The Public Forum will have three subthemes:
- Enhancing Resilience beyond COVID-19
- Strengthening the Multilateral Trading System
- Collective Action towards Sustainable Trade