The 2013 report Aid for Trade at a Glance: Connecting to Value Chains analyses the strategies, priorities, and programmes from the public and private sectors in developing and developed countries to connect developing country suppliers to value chains. The publication was launched at the 8-10 July 4th Global Review of Aid for Trade at WTO in Geneva and can be read on OECD iLibrary.
On the occasion of the 4th Global Review of Aid for Trade, the OECD and the WTO, in collaboration with GrowAfrica; the International Chamber of Commerce; the International Trade Center; the International Telecommunications Union; and the United Nations World Tourism Organization, conducted a survey among the private sector to identify the barriers that suppliers in developing countries face in connecting to value chains.
This study presents a tool to help design logical frameworks for results-based management of aid for trade. What are donors and partner countries trying to achieve? Three different levels of possible objectives (i.e. direct, intermediate and final) are explored. Trade is treated as an intermediate objective, serving as a transmission mechanism, with an increase in the value for trade as the final objective. Six case studies -
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History has shown that openness to trade is a key ingredient for economic success and for improved living standards. But simply opening the economy to international trade is not enough. Developing countries – especially the least developed – require help in building their trade-related capacities in terms of information, policies, procedures, institutions and infrastructure, so as to compete effectively in the global economy. Aid
Alors que la population mondiale passera de 7 milliards d’habitants aujourd’hui à 9 milliards en 2050, il est indispensable d’investir dans un développement qui permette de répondre à l’accroissement des besoins en alimentation, en eau et en énergie.
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Document C/MIN(2013)11 de la Réunion du Conseil de l'OCDE au niveau des ministres - Paris, 29/30 mai 2013
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Document C/MIN(2013)14 de la Réunion du Conseil de l'OCDE au niveau des ministres - Paris, 29/30 mai 2013
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Document C/MIN(2013)13 de la Réunion du Conseil de l'OCDE au niveau des ministres - Paris, 29/30 mai 2013