Twelfth Trade Policy Coordinating Committee (TPCC) Meeting

ADB Headquarters, Manila, Philippines: 15 April 2010

The TPCC meeting discussed the progress on the committee's initiatives and approved a work plan for 2010–2011. Key issues for discussion included

  • monitoring progress on the Trade Policy Strategic Action Plan,
  • trade-related indicators for the CAREC Program Results Framework,
  • the draft paper on the Institutional Environment for Trade in CAREC countries, and
  • a 2-year knowledge sharing program on accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Delegates also participated in two seminars: (i) the People's Republic of China's experience with WTO accession, and (ii) recent developments and the current state of the agricultural negotiations in the Doha Development Agenda.



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