Title of the activity
National workshop on WTO TBT Agreement
The workshop is aimed at improving the knowledge among key private sector stakeholders in Peru of the WTO Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT Agreement), as well as to enhance the national coordination capacity of Peruvian officials. The Workshop will combine lectures, exercises and interactive sessions aiming at enhancing participants' overall understanding of the TBT main provisions, institutional mechanisms and online tools so as to enhance engagement and national coordination on TBT matters. TBT Jurisprudence will be also discussed.
Technical Barriers to Trade
Involvement with TBT issues related to the implementation of the TBT agreement at the national level, particularly with respect to transparency provisions and engagement in Committee work. Private-sector involvement is encouraged.
1. Government officials are implementing WTO Agreements and fully realising Members' rights and obligations
1.1: Government officials have enhanced knowledge about the WTO Agreements, formulation of trade policies and conduct of trade negotiations