Continuing the conversation on inclusive trade for Least Developed Countries

The closing ceremony echoed the Call to Action launched at the Forum, taking inclusive trade for LDCs to the next level.

Brief remarks by EIF leaders summarized the major outcomes of the Forum and recapped the plan for action.

Moderator:

  • Daniel Blockert, Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Sweden to WTO, Chair of EIF Steering Committee

Speakers:

  • Ratnakar Adhikari, Executive Director, Executive Secretariat for the EIF
  • Fanta Cissé, Secretary General, Ministry of Trade of Guinea
  • Eloi Laourou, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Benin in Geneva, Chair of the EIF Board

Video Message:

  • Ann Linde, Minister for EU Affairs and Trade, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sweden