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DG Azevêdo: Africa can be biggest winner of MC10

Published on October 27, 2015

Director-General Roberto Azevêdo attended an informal meeting of African Union trade ministers in Brussels today (20 October) to discuss preparations for the WTO’s 10th Ministerial Conference, which will be held in Nairobi in December. The Director-General gave a frank assessment of the current situation.

DG Azevêdo said:

“We are now just eight weeks away from the ministerial conference. We must ensure that Nairobi is a success — and that it delivers for Africa. We still face very significant challenges. Despite intense efforts this year, we have made little progress on the core Doha issues. Read more. Source | Sourcing Journal