TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO TRADE: Technical Assistance Activities

Activities in Asia and the Pacific 2001 — 2003

The following tables show regional and national activities for the years 2001-2003, listed by area. 

2003 Regional and national activities  back to top
  

Title of Activity Venue/ Beneficiary Countries Other Agencies Date

National:

The TBT Agreement India   17-18 November

Regional:

TBT Agreement for the SAARC Region Bangladesh/ Bhutan, Nepal and the Maldives UNIDO 13-14 November
TBT Agreement for the Pacific Island Countries Fiji/ Cook Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Salomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu FORSEC 27-28 November

    

2002 Regional activities  back to top
  

Title of Activity Venue/ Beneficiary Countries Other Agencies Date

Regional:

WTO/ISO TBT Regional Workshop for Central, South and South-East Asian Economies on Enhancing Participation of Developing Countries and Economies in Transition in International Standardization Thailand/Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China P.R. of, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Iran Kazakhstan, Korea Rep. of, Korea Dem. P. Rep., Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Mongolia, Pakistan, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Uzbekistan and Viet Nam ISO/JISC 14–15 February
APEC/WTO Symposium 2002 on Notification Procedures under the TBT and SPS Agreements Thailand/ Australia, Brunei Darussalam, China P.R. of, Hong Kong China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Macau China, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Russia, and the Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu APEC 29-31 May
WTO/ ESCAP/ ASEAN Regional Seminar for South and South-East Asian Economies on Facilitating Trade through Implementation of the WTO TBT Agreement Viet Nam/Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, P.R. of, Indonesia, Lao P.R. of, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand ESCAP/ASEAN/ISO/IEC/ILAC 29-31 October

  


2001 National activities  back to top
  

Title of Activity Venue/ Beneficiary Countries Other Agencies Date

National:

SPS for Chinese Officials at the Ministry of Agriculture; Relation SPS/TBT People's Republic of China   16-17 May
Training Course for the Preparation, Adoption and Implementation of International Standards under the TBT Agreement Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu   22-23 November