VIR20-16

Title of the activity
IMF-WTO Regional Workshop on E-Commerce for Arab and Middle East Countries
Activity Type
Virtual workshop
Description
The main objective of the Workshop is to enhance the understanding of the e-commerce discussions at the WTO amongst capital-based officials in the Arab region who work on WTO matters. The workshop will provide a general overview of recent developments with regard to the 1998 Work Programme on Electronic Commerce and ongoing discussions/negotiations under the Joint Statement Initiative on E-commerce.
Host Country
Kuwait, the State of
Trade topic
E-commerce
Start Date
End Date
Days
9
N.A.
Target Audience
Government officials
Language
English
English
Key Result
1. Government officials are implementing WTO Agreements and fully realising Members' rights and obligations
Key Output
1.1: Government officials have enhanced knowledge about the WTO Agreements, formulation of trade policies and conduct of trade negotiations
eAR Status
Approved