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WTO and Multilateral Environment Agreements

  • Date: 02/07/2003, 1430-1700 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Borschette, 36 rue Froissart - 1049 Brussel - Room 2C
  • Registration closes on : 27/06/2003 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 02/07/2003, 1430-1700 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Borschette, 36 rue Froissart - 1049 Brussel - Room 2C
  • Registration closes on : 27/06/2003 12:00

AGENDA
Guest presenters from Royal Institute of International Affairs, London: Duncan Brack (Head, Sustainable Development Programme, RIIA) Kevin Gray (Associate Fellow, Sustainable Development Programme, RIIA)
1430 - 1500: Trade measures in MEAs: types, purpose, necessity and effectiveness (Duncan Brack)
1500 - 1530: Discussion
1530 - 1600: Interaction with the WTO: is there a real problem? Possible solutions (Kevin Gray)
1600 - 1700: Discussion
This presentation forms part of the project on 'Trade and Sustainable Development Priorities post-Doha' organised jointly by the Royal Institute of International Affairs and the International Institute for Sustainable Development. Its purpose is to identify policy options which can help advance the objectives of environmental protection, poverty eradication and economic development within particular core areas defined by the Doha Declaration. It aims to provide key decision-makers and negotiators with ideas from thinking and discussions amongst NGOs, academics, industry and overnments, both in developed and developing countries, and aim to feed into the negotiations now under way.
The paper on MEAs and the WTO, which was discussed at a workshop held in April 2003, and is currently being revised, c

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Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • Ms Keesje Avis, National Farmers' Union
  • Senior Ad Claire Castel, Le Cercle de l'Industrie
  • Anne Chetaille, SOLAGRAL (funded)
  • Dr Tom Crompton, WWF European Policy Programme (funded) NO SHOW
  • Ms Rosalie Gardiner, Local Government International Bureau (LGIB) (funded) NO SHOW
  • Miss Alexandra Gonzalez-Calatayud, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
  • Mr Louis Hinzen, FoodDrinkEurope
  • Nina Hvid, Interpharma
  • Mr Seppo Kallio, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Ralph Kamphöner, EuroCommerce
  • ms linda kaucher, Women's International League for Peace & Freedom (UK) (funded)
  • Mr. Gunther Kellermann, German Association of Chemical Industries
  • Mr Alain Lambert, Convention on Wetlands (Ramsar, 1971)
  • Mrs Sylvie Le Moël, BREIZ EUROPE
  • Ms. Judith Neyer, FERN
  • Mrs Pia Olsen, Danish 92 Group - Forum for Sustainable Development
  • Mr José Andrés Palacios Ferrer, Fundación FUNDAGRO
  • Dr. Angelika Poth-Mögele, Europabüro der Bayerischen Kommunen
  • Dr. Reinhard Quick, German Association of Chemical Industries
  • Ms Lena Recknagel, European Chemical Industry Council
  • Mr Giacomo Regaldo, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Mrs Paula Rey, United Nations Environment Programme liaison office to the EU (UNEP liaison)
  • Axel Schmidt, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES)
  • Ulrike Schmuelling, German Association of Chemical Industries
  • Mr Mario Sepi, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Mrs Federica Terzi, World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT)
  • Mr Adrian Van den Hoven, BUSINESSEUROPE
  • Mr Alfonso Vargas, Agroforestalia
  • Mr Bruno Vever, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)