Trade Forum Features


16 September 2014
ITC News
Upcoming ITC events and key events in 2014

Upcoming ITC events

15-17 September ITC, in cooperation with the Rwanda development Board, hosts the World Export Development Forum (WEDF) and Women Vendors Exhibition and Forum (WVEF), Kigali,Rwanda
4-5 November ITC, in cooperation with Dubai Export, hosts the 10th Trade promotion Organization (TPO) Network World Conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Key events in 2014

16 September - 1 October United Nations General Assembly meeting, New York City, United States of America
21-22 September Social Good Summit, New York City, United States
19-22 September 11th China-ASEAN Expo,Nanning, China
22 September UN Global Compact. Food and Agriculture Business Principles: Partnerships to Achieve Global Food Security for Post-2015 Development, New York City, United States
22-23 September UN World Conference on Indigenous Peoples, New York City, United States
23 September UN Climate Summit, New York City, United States.
23 September UN Private Sector Forum (Global Compact), New York City, United States
27 September World Tourism Day, celebrated every year on 27 september, is a global observance to highlight tourism’s social, cultural, political and economic value
28 September World Economic Forum on the Middle East, North Africa and Eurasia, Istanbul, Turkey
1-3 October World Trade Organization Public Forum: ‘Why trade matters to everyone,’ Geneva, Switzerland
10-12 October Annual International Monetary Fund and World Bank meeting, Washington, United States
12-16 October Ninth African Development Forum, Innovative Financing for Africa’s Transformation, Marrakech,Morocco
13-16 October UNCTAD hosts the World Investment Forum 2014: Investing in sustainable development, Geneva, Switzerland
17 October From GATs to TISA, Global Trade in Services Forum, Co-organised by Public Services International, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and Our World Is Not For Sale network, Geneva, Switzerland
20-21 October The Global African Investment Summit, London,United Kingdom
20-22 October Conference: India in the International Trading System, New Delhi, India
20-24 October Ninth Conference of African Union Ministers of Trade, Abuja, Nigeria
25-26 October ICC International Conference on Global Economic Recovery: Asian Perspective, Bangladesh National Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce, Dhaka, Bangladesh
20 - 23 October Seychelles African Economic Congress, Victoria,Seychelles
29-30 October Seventh National Cluster Summit 2014 from CII, Scaling Up Clusters: Fostering Growth and employment in SMEs, New Delhi, India
3-5 November Second UN Conference on landlocked developing Countries: Addressing the Special Needs of LLDCs within a New Global Framework for Transit Transport Cooperation for landlocked and Transit developing Countries in 2014, Vienna, Austria
4-6 November World Economic Forum on India, New Delhi, India
9-11 November The Summit on the Global Agenda, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
11-14 November Ninth Regional Conference on Women (Beijing+20), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
15-16 November G20 leaders summit, Brisbane, Australia
17-19 November African Economic Conference 2014 Skills, Technology and Innovation for Africa’s Economic Transformation, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
17-23 November Global Entrepreneurship Week, Worldwide
29 November 15th la Francophonie Summit – Femmes et jeunes: vecteurs de paix et de développement, Dakar,Senegal
1-3 December UN Forum on Business and Human Rights, Geneva, Switzerland
1-12 December 20th session of the Conference of the Parties and the 10th session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (COP 20/CMP 10, Lima, Peru