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Challenges in Implementation and Financing of TFA

17 December
15:15 - 16:45


TDS LIVE | Challenges in Implementation and Financing of TFA

Session objectives 

This session shall dwell on the issues important for the implementation of the recently concluded Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) of the WTO for developing countries. More specifically, this session shall being together experts and practitioners to discuss on the TFA and challenges in its implementation and meeting financing needs for its implementation.


  • Chairman, South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics & Environment
  • Ambassador/PR of the Nepal to the UN, other International Organisations and the WTO in Geneva, Government of Nepal
  • Chief, Trade Policy and Analysis – Trade and Investment Division,United Nations Economic and Social Commission for the Asia and the Pacific
  • Chief Coordinator of the Enhanced Integrated Framework, WTO