WTO Virtual Workshop on Import Licensing and Notifications

Venue: 
Zoom platform
Event date: 
10/04/2021 to 10/06/2021

The Secretariat of the World Trade Organization is organizing a virtual Workshop on Import Licensing (in English), to take place via Zoom platform, from 04 to 06 October 2021. The Workshop is a specialized training activity that intends to familiarize Members with the Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures, its notification requirements in particular, and to assist Members in preparing their respective notifications.

 

Programme

 

04 October (Monday)

Overview of the Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures

Before live-session          Participants are to review a pre-recorded presentation on the Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures

1st Live-session               Pre-workshop quiz, exercises, poll questions, and Q&A session

09:00 – 11:00 [tbc]

Break 10 minutes         

2nd Live-session               Pre-workshop quiz, exercises, poll questions, and Q&A session

16:00 – 18:00 [tbc]

Break 10 minutes

 

05 October (Tuesday)

Notification obligations under the Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures

Before live-session          Participants are to review a pre-recorded presentation on Notification requirements under Art. 1.4(a); Art. 8.2(b); and Art. 5.1-5.4 of the Agreement (N/2 notification template - G/LIC/28)

1st Live-session               Exercises on notification obligations and Q&A

10:00 – 12:00 [tbc]

Break 10 minutes

2nd Live-session               Exercises on notification obligations and Q&A

16:00 – 18:00 [tbc]

Break 10 minutes

 

06 October (Wednesday)

Notification obligations under the Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures (continued)

Before live-session          Participants are to review a pre-recorded presentation on Notification requirements under Article 7.3 (Annual questionnaire) under the Agreement and a pre-recorded presentation on the import licensing website

1st Live-session               Exercises on notifications, Q&A, post-workshop quiz

10:00 – 12:00 [tbc]

Break 10 minutes

2nd Live-session              Exercises on notifications, Q&A, post-workshop quiz

16:00 – 18:00 [tbc]

Break 10 minutes

End of Workshop

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