Title of the activity
WTO National Workshop on the Agreement on Government Procurement (ACP 2012)
This Workshop is organized by the WTO Secretariat, in cooperation with the Government of Colombia, for government officials and other interested persons. The purpose of the Workshop is to familiarize participants with the recent developments related to the GPA 2012 and the WTO Committee on Government Procurement, and the synergies and complementarities between the GPA 2012 and other international instruments and regional trade agreements. In addition, the workshop will provide an opportunity to reflect on the potential benefits, challenges and modalities of accession and participation in the GPA 2012 with the objective of facilitating an internal dialogue on good policies and practices.
Implementing officer or contact person for the activity in the above Division/Section
1. Government officials are implementing WTO Agreements and fully realising Members' rights and obligations
1.1: Government officials have enhanced knowledge about the WTO Agreements, formulation of trade policies and conduct of trade negotiations