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1999 Differentiated Discount Rates valid from 15 June 1999 to 14 January 2000
Common environmental objectives in most OECD countries include clean air, clean water, reductions in toxic emissions and household waste and the conservation of natural resources. From prohibitions and technical standards to tradable permits, tax...
131st Session of the Trade Committee - Agenda
Chinese decision-makers are grappling with policy choices that will optimise the gains from China’s integration into the international trading system in harmony with social, regional and sustainable development goals.
130th Session of the Trade Committee - Agenda
This consultation was the sixth meeting of the JWP with representatives of civil society. The meeting was well attended, with around 30 members of national and international NGOs representing the environmental, business and labour communities.
This case study describes the activities and mechanisms, which are in place in Japan for ensuring transparency and engaging in consultation with civil society on trade and environment issues.