TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO TRADE: DATABASES

Links to databases on TBT-related technical assistance


 

Overview by the WTO Secretariat of the Existing Databases on TBT-Related Technical Assistance (G/TBT/W/207, download in Word format, 5 pages; 51KB)

Global Technical Assistance Database (GTAD) (opens in a new window)
The “WTO’s Global Technical Assistance Database (GTAD)” was developed with the objective of being the portal for an exchange and sharing of information between partner agencies on the future execution of TRTA and CB activities. This could also contribute to building and enhancing synergies as well as the efficiency in the global delivery of TRTA and CB.

ISO Database of Technical Assistance Projects in the Areas of Standardization and Related Matters (opens in a new window)
This ISO Database was designed to contain basic data on TA projects recently implemented, in implementation or approved for implementation in the near future.

Trade-Related Technical Assistance Database of the Free Trade Area of the Americas or from http://www.ftaa-alca.org/alca_e.asp you click on hemispheric cooperation program (opens in a new window)
The Trade-Related Technical Assistance Database was developed to facilitate the access of smaller economies to technical assistance and to better inform donors of the trade-related technical assistance needs in the FTAA negotiations.

FTAA Database of Technical Assistance Programmes (opens in a new window)
The FTAA Database of Technical Assistance Programmes contains information on programmes offered under nine trade-related categories, one of which is standards and technical barriers.