Global Dialogue participants / contributors

Multilateral Organisations

The Global Dialogue on Trade mobilises a range of multilateral organisations and agencies from around the world to actively engage in global consultations.


As experienced users of the multilateral trading system businesses worldwide have a vested interest in shaping the future of trade.

Think Tanks/Academia

The Global Dialogue on Trade brings the unique expertise of think tanks and academic institutions to the debate.


Forthcoming interactions between Global Dialogue and intergovernmental processes.

Outline of International Symposium

The World Trading System at a Crossroad and WTO Reform for a Sustainable World Economy.

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Time to modernise, not abandon, the WTO

As the old adage goes, any publicity is good publicity. But with the headlines of late, the World Trade Organization (WTO) may have had enough.

East Asia Forum

John Denton: “China does not know what the US wants”

Despite the truce in the US-China trade war, and although Donald Trump claims that an agreement is near, there is a global protectionist trend, says John Denton, Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce.