UNFSS in World Trade Forum 2023
UNFSS Academic Advisory Council Meeting 2023
12 October 2023
European University Institute, Florence
Building a Sustainable Future for Trade: A Multi-Dimensional Assessment of VSS in Global Sustainability Governance and Due Diligence for developing countries.
The 2023 Academic Advisory Council meeting will be held within the premises of the World Trade Forum (WTF), of which a plenary and parallel session organized by UNFSS and IDOS will be held during this forum. The World Trade Forum is an annual event co-organised by the World Trade Institute and the European University Institute each autumn to discuss a topic related to the world trading system. The 2023 World Trade Forum will take place on 13-14 October 2023. It will bring together trade policy researchers and practitioners to discuss recent developments in global trade and investment.
Participation in the Academic Advisory Council meeting does not guarantee a spot in the World Trade Forum, which is an event open to public. To register for the World Trade Forum, please visit: World Trade Forum | WTI.
UNFSS in the World Trade Forum,
13-14 October 2023
Friday, 13th October
Plenary II: Balancing Trade and Non-Trade Concerns? Environmental challenges in times of geopolitical tensions
José Valencia (Permanent Representative of Ecuador & Chair,
Plenary III: Sustainability Standards, Due Diligence and Developing Countries
Santiago Fernandez De Cordoba (UNCTAD)