Virtual Institute Seminar on Trade and Poverty

Geneva, September 8-10, 2014

From left: Virtual Institute Chief, Vlasta Macku; Richard Kozul-Wright, Director, UNCTAD Division on Globalization and Development Strategies; and Petko Draganov, Deputy Secretary-General of UNCTADThe Vi Seminar on Trade and Poverty held in Geneva September 8-10 gathered an audience of 75 participants representing academia, government and international organizations.

The seminar convened the 11 researcher-policymaker tandems that produced case studies examining the effect of trade on poverty in the context of a three-year capacity-building project sponsored by UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs and the Government of Finland.

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Seminar presentations

Monday, September 8

Tuesday, September 9

Wednesday, September 10