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We must have a trade deal. Why the WTO conference in Nairobi is more than crucial.

Published on December 07, 2015

When it comes to global summits on major challenges, this year’s meetings in New York on the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals and in Paris on climate changehave so far taken the limelight. But December’s 10th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organization in Nairobi deserves equal attention. It will mark the WTO’s 20th anniversary and will be the first such conference to take place in Africa. But it also deserves attention because it has important problems to solve. Not everything is going as it should in the WTO, and that’s a problem for a global economy dependent on trade. Read more. Source | Politico