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Study tour materials



altFor the eighth year in a row, the Virtual Institute provided Master’s students from core member, the University of the West Indies (UWI), with the opportunity to learn from international experts during a two-week Vi study tour held in Geneva May 14-25.
Representing seven Caribbean countries*, the 14 students, accompanied by Vi member coordinator, Neil Paul, participated in a training programme designed to complement the Master’s programme in International Trade Policy offered by UWI’s Shridath Ramphal Centre in Barbados.
 Monday, May 14
 Tuesday, May 15
 Wednesday, May 16
 Friday, May 18
 Monday, May 21
 Wednesday, May 23