1 Nov 2021

Happy 20th Anniversary, ACWL!

For this special occasion, the ACWL (Adisory Centre on WTO Law) held a webinar titled "Achievements for Developing Countries and LDCs and Challenges ahead" on 28 October 2021.

Prof. Peter Van den Bossche, the WTI's Director of Studies, delivered the keynote address. Other speakers included Ms Anabel González, Deputy Director-General of the WTO, H.E. Ms Usha Dwarka-Canabady, Permanent Representative of Mauritius to the United Nations office in Geneva, H.E. Ms Gothami Silva, Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the WTO, Mr Norman Harris, Representative in Panama of the Secretariat for Central American Economic Integration (SIECA), and Ms Patricia Holmes, Chair of the ACWL General Assembly and Deputy Permanent Representative of Australia to the WTO.

The webinar was moderated by Ms Cherise Valles, the Deputy Director of the ACWL.

In case you missed the webinar, you can access the full recording here. The access passcode is xkMV6?En.

The WTI wishes the ACWL all the best on its anniversary and congratulates it on the outstanding work it has been doing in these last 20 years advising its developing country members and LDCs on all issues relating to WTO law. We are very proud that some of our alumni have been able to share their knowledge and expertise while working at the ACWL and we certainly hope that current and future WTI students will find their way to the ACWL, kickstarting their professional journey there.