E-Commerce and the Digital Economy

Joint Statement Initiative on Electronic Commerce: Stocktaking Towards MC12

The main objectives of this seminar for Geneva-based delegates of developing and least developed countries were: (i) to take stock of and share the latest updates on the negotiations under the WTO Joint Statement Initiative (JSI) on Electronic Commerce, in the new context of COVID-19; (ii) to have a more in-depth conversation on key issues and country positions in the run-up to MC12; and (iii) to contribute to the exchange of views and analysis among participants.