Future of Digital Trade

from Apr 26th 2017 to Apr 26th 2017


The international Trade centre and OWIT Geneva host an event discussing the future of digital trade and e-commerce.

Mr. Paul Batibonak - Trade and Development Specialist, Cameroon Permanent Mission, Geneva

Mr. Juan Hoyos - Adviser Sustainable and Inclusive Value Chains, International Trade Centre (ITC)

Mr. Fabian Staechelin - Business Development Manager at eBay

Ms. Yvette Stevens - Ambassador of Sierra Leone

The debate will be guided by the following questions: 1. What is the contribution of digital trade to the inclusive trade agenda? 2. How can the UN and International Organizations effectively partner with private sector to enhance global access to platforms for digital trade? 3. What specific steps can be taken to ensure the increased inclusion of gender perspectives in trade policies and platforms?

Registration on the group website.