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GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT: TECHNICAL CO-OPERATION

Technical cooperation events: Regional workshops


Regional events

Event

Venue/Date

Participants

WTO/IADB-INTAL Advanced Regional Workshop on  Government Procurement for Latin American Countries

Buenos Aires, Argentina 29-31 July 2014

Argentina (host), Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, México, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Perú, Uruguay and Venezuela.

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Central and Eastern European, Central Asian and the Caucasus Countries

Vienna, Austria
23-25 October 2013

Afghanistan, Georgia, Iran, Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Montenegro, Tajikistan, Turkey and Ukraine.

WTO Regional Workshop on the WTO Agreement on Government Procurement for English-Speaking
African Countries

Nairobi, Kenya
11-13 June 2013

Botswana, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya (host), Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for French-Speaking African Countries

Dakar, Senegal
23-25 April 2013

Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Central African Republic, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal (host), Togo and Tunisia.

WTO/Singapore Regional Government Procurement Workshop for Asia-Pacific Economies

Singapore
29-31 January 2013

Bangladesh; Bhutan; Brunei Darussalam; Cambodia; China; Fiji; Hong Kong, China; India; Indonesia; Korea, Republic of; Lao PDR; Malaysia; Maldives; Mongolia; Myanmar; Nepal; Philippines; Samoa; Singapore (host); Sri Lanka; Chinese Taipei and Thailand.

WTO/ALADI Advanced Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Latin American Countries

Montevideo, Uruguay 22-24 November 2012

Chile, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay
(host).

WTO/AMF Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Arab and Middle East Countries

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
5-7 June 2012

Jordan, United Arab Emirates (host), Bahrain, Tunisia, Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Iraq, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Kuwait, Libya, Egypt and Mauritania.

WTO/ESCAP Advanced Government Procurement Workshop for Asian Economies

Bangkok, Thailand
20-22 December 2011

Australia, Bangladesh; Bhutan; Cambodia; China; Hong Kong, China; India; Indonesia; Korea, Republic of; Lao PDR; Malaysia; Mongolia; Myanmar; Nepal; Pakistan; Philippines; Singapore; Sri Lanka; Chinese Taipei; Thailand (host) and Viet Nam.

WTO/FLACSO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Latin American Countries

Buenos Aires, Argentina
22-24 November 2010

Argentina (host), Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panana, Peru, Dominican Republic and Uruguay

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Francophone African Countries

Rabat, Morocco
21-23 September 2010

Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco (host), Niger, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Togo and Tunisia.

WTO/ESCAP Advanced Regional Government Procurement Workshop for Asia-Pacific Economies

Bangkok, Thailand
24-26 November 2009

Bangladesh; Bhutan; Brunei Darussalam; Cambodia; China; Fiji; Hong Kong, China; India; Indonesia; Lao PDR; Malaysia; Maldives; Mongolia; Myanmar; Nepal; Pakistan; Korea, Republic of; Samoa; Sri Lanka; Chinese Taipei; Thailand (host) and Viet Nam.

Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Central and Eastern European and Central Asian Countries

Vienna, Austria
7-9 September 2009

Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Georgia, Iran, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russian Federation, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan

Workshop on Government Procurement for African countries (English)

Accra, Ghana
16-18 June 2009

Botswana, Egypt; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gambia; Ghana; Kenya; Lesotho; Liberia; Libya; Malawi; Mauritius; Mozambique; Namibia; Nigeria; Rwanda; Seychelles; Sierra Leone; Somalia; South Africa; Sudan; Swaziland; Tanzania; Uganda; Zambia; Zimbabwe.

Workshop on Government Procurement for Arab and Middle East countries

Tunis, Tunisia
8-10 June 2009

Algeria, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia (host), United Arab Emirates, Yemen.

Workshop on Government Procurement for African countries (French)

Niamey, Niger
2-4 December 2008

Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Congo DR, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equitorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Togo, Tunisia.

Workshop on Government Procurement for the Caribbean

Kingston, Jamaica
8-10 July 2008

Antigua and Barbuda; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Dominica; Grenada; Guyana; Haiti; Jamaica; Montserrat; St Kitts Nevis; Saint Lucia; St Vincent and the Grenadines; Suriname; Trinidad & Tobago.

Workshop on Government Procurement for Latin American countries

Montevideo, Uruguay
20-22 May 2008

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay (Host) and Venezuela.

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for English-Speaking African Countries

Accra, Ghana
25-27 April 2007

Botswana; Ghana; Egypt; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gambia; Kenya; Lesotho; Liberia; Libya; Malawi; Mauritius; Mozambique; Namibia; Nigeria; Rwanda; Seychelles; Sierra Leone; Somalia; South Africa; Sudan; Swaziland; Tanzania; Uganda; Zambia; Zimbabwe.

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Arab and Middle East Countries

Muscat, Oman
18-20 December 2006

Algeria, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman (host), Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for French-Speaking African Countries

Libreville, Gabon
14-16 November 2006

Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo DR, Congo Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon (host), Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Togo, Tunisia.

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Caribbean Countries

Bridgetown, Barbados
13-15 June 2006

Antigua and Barbuda; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Dominica; Grenada; Guyana; Haiti (fr. LDC); Jamaica; Montserrat; St Kitts Nevis; Saint Lucia; St Vincent Grenadines; Suriname; Trinidad & Tobago.

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Latin American Countries

Buenos Aires, Argentina
5–7 April 2006

Argentina (Host); Bolivia; Brazil; Chile; Colombia; Costa Rica; Cuba; Dominican Republic; Ecuador; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; México; Nicaragua; Panama; Paraguay; Peru; Uruguay; and Venezuela

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for English-Speaking African Countries

Gaborone, Botswana
20-22 September 2005

Botswana (host); Egypt; Ethiopia; Gambia; Ghana; Kenya; Lesotho; Malawi; Mauritius; Mozambique; Namibia; Nigeria; Sierra Leone; South Africa; Seychelles; Swaziland; Sudan; Tanzania; Uganda; Zambia; and Zimbabwe.

Joint WTO-Singapore Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Asia-Pacific Economies

Singapore,
6-8 July 2005

Bangladesh; Bhutan; Brunei Darussalam; Cambodia; China; Fiji; Hong Kong, China; India; Indonesia; Korea, Republic of; Lao; Macao, China; Malaysia; Maldives; Mongolia; Myanmar; Nepal; Pakistan; Papua New Guinea; Philippines; Samoa; Singapore (Host); Sri Lanka; Solomon Islands; Chinese Taipei; Thailand; Tonga; Vanuatu; and Viet Nam.

Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Central and Eastern European and Central Asian Countries

Istanbul, Turkey
28-30 June 2005

Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Georgia, Iran, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia and Montenegro, Tajikistan, Turkey (Host), Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.

WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Arab and Middle East Countries

Amman, Jordan
1-3 March 2005

Algeria, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan (Host), Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen.

Joint WTO/IDB-INTAL Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Latin American Countries

Santo Domingo,
Dominican Republic
26-28 October 2004

Argentina; Bolivia; Brazil; Chile; Colombia; Costa Rica; Cuba; Dominican Republic (Host); Ecuador; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; México; Nicaragua; Panama; Paraguay; Peru; Uruguay; and Venezuela.

Joint WTO/IDB-INTAL Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Caribbean Countries

Trinidad & Tobago
18-20 October 2004

Antigua and Barbuda; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Dominica; Grenada; Guyana; Haiti; Jamaica; Montserrat; St Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; St Vincent and the Grenadines; Suriname; and Trinidad and Tobago (Host).

Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Francophone African Countries

Libreville, Gabon
31 August
to 2 September 2004

Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Congo DR, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea, Gabon (Host), Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Togo, Tunisia.

Regional Government Procurement Workshop for English-speaking African Countries

Accra, Ghana
8-10 June 2004

Botswana; Egypt; Ethiopia; Gambia; Ghana; Kenya; Lesotho; Malawi; Mauritius; Mozambique; Namibia; Nigeria; Sierra Leone; South Africa; Seychelles; Swaziland; Sudan; Tanzania; Uganda; Zambia; Zimbabwe.

Regional Government Procurement Workshop for WTO Members and Observers in the Asia-Pacific Region

Manila, Philippines
18-20 May 2004

Bangladesh; Bhutan; Brunei Darussalam; Cambodia; China; Fiji; Hong Kong, China; India; Indonesia; Korea, Republic of; Lao; Macao, China; Malaysia; Maldives; Mongolia; Myanmar; Nepal; Pakistan; Papua New Guinea; the Philippines; Samoa; Singapore; Sri Lanka; Solomon Islands; Chinese Taipei; Thailand; Tonga; Vanuatu; Viet Nam.

Joint WTO/IDB-INTAL Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Latin American Countries

Buenos Aires, Argentina
28-30 July 2003

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela.

Joint WTO-World Bank Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Francophone African Countries

Dakar, Senegal
8-11 July 2003

Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Congo DR, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Togo, Tunisia.

Joint WTO-World Bank Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Anglophone African Countries

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
14-17 January 2003

Botswana, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Joint WTO/IDB-INTAL Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Caribbean Countries

Kingston, Jamaica
12-14 November 2002

Antigua and Barbuda; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Dominica; Grenada; Guyana; Haiti; Jamaica; Montserrat; St Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; St Vincent and the Grenadines; Suriname; and Trinidad and Tobago (Host).

IDB/WTO Regional Workshop on Government Procurement for Central American Countries

Costa Rica
5-6 September 2002

Dominican Republic; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama.