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NGO position papers received by the WTO Secretariat

The NGO position papers listed below were received before 19 November 2001.

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Britcham Paper to support launch of a new round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations

(English only)

British Chamber of Commerce in Belgium

Unequal Treatment for Unequal Partners – Protecting and Promoting the Interests of Small and Vulnerable States in the International Trading System

(English only)

Caribbean Policy Development Centre

Developing Countries and the WTO Trade Debate: Compelling Case for Full Participation in the New Round

(English only)

The WTO Debate: - Recommendations of the Commonwealth Business Council

(English only)

Commonwealth Business Council

EICTA / JEITA / AEA Paper on the Importance of a New Round of WTO Negotiations

(English only)

European Information, Communications and Consumer Electronics Technology Industry Association (EICTA), Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association (JEITA) and American Electronics Association (AEA)

Statement on Possible Abuses of Child Labour

(English only)


WTO and Multilateral Trade

(English only – also available electronically pdf format, 1.3MB)


The New Round of Global Trade Talks (Qatar)

(English only)

EU Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Belgium

Statement on the Concepts of Freedom of Establishment and Cross Border Commerce

(Spanish and English)

Federación Interamericana de Empresas de Seguros

Opening the World Markets for Services

(English only)

Federation of German Industries (BDI)

Trade and Environment's New Agenda

(English only – also available electronically pdf format, 56KB)

International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

IFLA Position on the World Trade Organization

(English only)

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)

Reform of the Agreement on Implementation of Article VI of the GATT 1994: Recommendations from the Korean Business Community

(English only – also available electronically MS Word, 5 pages, 46KB)

Korea International Trade Association

15 Fact Sheets on the new WTO Round

(English and French)

Union of Industrial and Employers' Confederation of Europe (UNICE)

Can the World Trade Organization Live Up to the Challenges of a Globalizing World

(English only – all WWF documents can be downloaded from their web site

WWF International

Britcham Paper to support launch of a new round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations

(English only)