Information about the organization

80th Anniversary: Centre William Rappard Ś 6 June, 2006

The home of the WTO, the Centre William Rappard (CWR), was officially opened on 6 June, 1926. It has served as headquarters for the International Labor Organization (ILO), the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and its successor the World Trade Organization (WTO).

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Historical information on the CWR is available in this brochure.

A slideshow (ILO historical photo archives) of historical photographs from the construction and official opening of the CWR.


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