This year’s Public Forum, entitled “Trade Beyond COVID-19: Building Resilience”, looked at the effects of the pandemic on trade and how the multilateral trading system can help build resilience to COVID-19 and future crises. Under the main theme the Public Forum’s sub-themes were Enhancing Resilience beyond COVID-19; Strengthening the Multilateral Trading System; and Collective Action towards Sustainable Trade.
TIISA Network Director; Jane Drake-Brockman participated as coordinator in the following sessions.
WTO Joint initiative on services domestic regulation
Services and innovation: The future is digital
Other sessions of interest
Making plurilateral negotiations support the multilateral trading system.
COVID crisis, industrial subsidies and the way forward
Read related Think 20 Policy Briefs:
Think 20 Policy Brief : Digital Trade; Top Trade Negotiation Priorities
Think 20 Policy Brief : Boosting G20 Cooperation for WTO Reform
Think 20 Policy Brief : Domestic Distortions Through Industrial Subsidies