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altThe Virtual Institute’s fourth annual study tour for core Chinese member, the University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), brought 28 students to Geneva September 16-20 for a one-week training programme on international topics of relevance to their country.

The programme comprised 19 sessions on current trends in international economics, business and law, delivered by experts from all UNCTAD divisions and Vi partner organizations, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Monday, September 16
Tuesday, September 17
  • Doha negotiations and state of play, Ankai Xu, Information and External Relations Division, WTO
  • WTO anti-dumping measures, Fernando Gonzales Rojas, Legal Affairs Division, WTO
  • Trade Policy Review of China, Eugenia Lizano and Angelo Silvy, Trade Policies Review Division, WTO
  • WTO dispute cases involving China, Gabrielle Marceau, Legal Affairs Division, WTO
  • International trade in services and services statistics, Joscelyn Magdeleine, Economic Research and Statistics Division, WTO
Wednesday, September 18

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Thursday, September 19

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Friday, September 20

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