Category: Protectionism

Speakers Welcome Reform Proposals of UN Development System, Urge Faster Realization of 2030 Agenda, as Economic and Social Council Concludes High-Level Segment

The High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development concluded its third annual meeting today with speakers welcoming proposed sweeping reforms to the United Nations development system, warning of the impact of climate change, and calling for faster implementation of the Sustainable …

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Donald Trump: An emperor or disaster on the world stage?

The Donald Trump presidency in the US harkens to a period when protectionism dominated world politics. He heralds the revival of supremacy that invigorates his base through a hegemonic exhibition of exclusion and admonishment congruently derailing allies and foes.

The …

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Participants Stress Key Role of Science, Technology in Achieving 2030 Agenda Goals, as Economic and Social Council Continues Forum on Financing for Development

Ministers and high‑level representatives today adopted a series of conclusions and recommendations on financing for development and the means of implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, as the Economic and Social Council’s forum on financing for development entered its …

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Africa-UK moving forward together

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rade relations are changing globally. As regional groupings are disrupted and reformed, global value chains contract, protectionism creeps in and the digital economy strengthens, old hat trading portfolios look increasingly out-dated. Without a doubt, enthusiasm for multilateralism has waned …

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Grupos de derechos de las mujeres piden a los gobiernos que rechacen la Declaración de la OMC sobre “Empoderamiento económico de las mujeres”

Más de 160 organizaciones de derechos de las mujeres y aliadas enviaron una carta urgente a los gobiernos miembros de la OMC, pidiendo a los estados partes en la Organización Mundial del Comercio que se abstengan de adoptar la propuesta
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European Commission : Daily News 08 / 12 / 2017

EU and Japan finalise Economic Partnership Agreement

The EU and Japan reached this morning an agreement on the final details of the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). The deal has now been endorsed by Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström and Japanese

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European Commission : CALENDRIER du 25 septembre au 01 octobre 2017

(Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine)

Déplacements et visites

Lundi 25 septembre 2017

General Affairs Council (GAC), in Brussels

President Jean-Claude Juncker receives the members of the European Affairs Committee of the Dutch Senate.

President Jean-Claude Juncker receives Ms

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An analysis of the G20 Summit – 2017

By Habib Siddiqui

The two-day annual meeting of the G20—the leaders of the world’s 19 wealthiest nations plus the European Union — has wrapped up in Hamburg, Germany with a closing speech from its host. The G-20 comprises Argentina, Australia, …

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G20 Leaders ́ Declaration: Shaping an interconnected world

MIL OSI – Source: European Union

Headline: G20 Leaders ́ Declaration: Shaping an interconnected world

European Commission – Statement

Hamburg, 8 July 2017

Preamble:
We, the Leaders of the G20, met in Hamburg, Germany on 7-8 July 2017 to address …

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