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Investment rules, sustainable development, WTO

  • Date: 03/07/2003, 10.00-12.30 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Borschette, 36 rue Froissart - 1049 Brussel - Room 2C
  • Registration closes on : 30/06/2003 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 03/07/2003, 10.00-12.30 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Borschette, 36 rue Froissart - 1049 Brussel - Room 2C
  • Registration closes on : 30/06/2003 12:00

AGENDA
Guest presenters from International Institute for Sustainable Development Luke Peterson Aaron Cosbey
Agenda (approximate timings):
1000 - 1030: Lessons from international investment agreements (Luke Peterson)
1030 - 1100: Discussion
1100 - 1130: A new multilateral investment agreement? Objectives and negotiations (Aaron Cosbey)
1130 - 1230: 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 governments, both in developed and developing countries, and aim to feed into the negotiations now under way.
The paper on Investment Rules, Sustainable Development and the WTO, which was discussed at a workshop held in April 2003, and is currently being revised, covers the existing position of investment r

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