Sixth Global Review of Aid for Trade - Promoting Trade Inclusiveness and Connectivity for Sustainable Development
Message from the WTO Director General Roberto Azevêdo
The Sixth Global Review of Aid for Trade will be held in Geneva from 11 to 13 July 2017. Underpinning the Review is a monitoring and evaluation (M&E) exercise to survey Aid-for-Trade priorities and how these have changed for developing countries.
This year, the review takes digital connectivity as its starting point. Emphasis will be given to how e-commerce and digital trade are transforming the possibilities for connecting countries to international markets. It will be also the opportunity to explore how Aid-for-Trade is contributing to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.