OWIT UK at WTO's MC13 February 2024

OWIT UK member Fungai Samushonga, Director of Care Services and Registered Manager at Veracity Healthcare, represented OWIT UK at the Ministerial Conference 13, held in Abu Dhabi in February 2024.  

Fungai also attended the OWIT Brussels and OWIT International hosted panel discussion event on Empowering Climate Resilience: Women-led solutions in business.

The report provides key insights from the WTO-ITC SheTrades Summit and the 13th WTO Ministerial Conference. It covers significant outcomes of the conference, including the extension of the moratorium on customs duties on e-commerce, and breakthroughs in areas like services domestic regulation and investment facilitation.

The document also discusses the implications of these developments for OWIT’s agenda, particularly in terms of advocating for gender-inclusive trade policies and initiatives.

Insight into WTO MC13.