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Trade and women at Aid4Trade

Removing barriers that prevent women from fully participating in trade is critical not only for the empowerment of women but also for economic growth and development in general, speakers at a high-level plenary on gender and trade said on 12 July. The plenary was held as part of the WTO’s Aid for Trade Global Review 2017.

Learn more:

https://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news17_e/gr17_12jul17_e.htm
https://www.wto.org/english/tratop_e/devel_e/a4t_e/gr17_e/gr17programme_e.htm

Speakers on this video:
Roberto Azevêdo, Director-General, WTO
Ann Linde, Minister for European Union Affairs and Trade, Sweden
Isatou Touray, Minister of Trade, The Gambia
Anabel González, World Bank Group
Candace Nkoth Bisseck, Digital for Development
Vanessa Erogbogbo, International Trade Centre
Phyllis Mwangi, Tandao Commerce
Hiroshi Kuniyoshi, UNIDO

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