TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO TRADE: Technical Assistance Activities

List of Activities in 2008

Regional Workshops

EVENT Title Beneficiary Countries VENUE/DATE
WTO Regional Workshop Technical Barriers to Trade for Central and Eastern Europe, Central Asia and Caucasus
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Albania, Armenia, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Georgia, Iran, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Montenegro, Russian Federation, Serbia, Tajikistan Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan. Joint Vienna Institute
28-30 April 2008
 
WTO Regional Workshop on Technical Barriers to Trade for French speaking African countries
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Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Rep, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Dem. Rep. of Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Togo, Tunisia Rabat, Morocco
7–9 July 2008
 
WTO Regional Workshop on Technical Barriers to Trade for Caribbean countries
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Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belice, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Montserrat, St Kitts Nevis, Saint Lucia, Vincent Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago Bridgetown, Barbados
18 – 20 November 2008
 

  
Geneva-based events
  

EVENT Title Venue/ Beneficiary Countries Date
First Specialized Course on the TBT Agreement
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25 selected participants from developing countries 27 October –
7 November 2008
 
Workshop on Good Regulatory Practice
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Summary Report by the Chairman Mr. Raiminder S. SIDHU (Regular Meeting of the TBT Committee on 20 March 2008)
Geneva / Global 18–19 March 2008