WTO (Negotiations, Regular Work, Leadership)

Towards the 10th WTO Ministerial Conference: Some Issues of Interest to EAC Countries

From 15 to 18 December 2015, the first-ever WTO Ministerial Conference to be held in sub-Saharan Africa will be held in Nairobi, Kenya. East African Community (EAC) countries expect that the event will further their developmental objectives. In this context, this briefing paper presents and analyses some issues of interest to EAC countries in the key negotiating areas of agriculture, non-agricultural market access, and services at the WTO.