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ITC, founded in 1964, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. We look back at ITC’s achievements over the last half a century through client testimonials, archive photos, case studies demonstrating the impact of the agency’s projects as well as through memories evoked by retired staff.
Improving lives with better coffee in Uganda
Joseph Mayanja knows about raising things, whether it involves children or coffee plants. The long-time farmer from Masaka, Uganda, is father to 13 children, including two adopted orphans. At 71, he is still able to provide for seven of his youngest children by growing coffee on his 2.3-acre farm...
Kyrgyzstan: ITC assistance boosts clothing exports by half
ITC’s trade promotion programme in Kyrgyzstan has assisted more than a hundred small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) since 1998. In the textiles and clothing sector, this has resulted in an average 48% increase in exports among the companies supported...
ITC’s assistance ‘indispensible’ in Tajikistan’s WTO accession
On 2 March 2013, Tajikistan became the 159th member of WTO, following more than 11 years of negotiations. ITC, the first agency to offer trade-related technical assistance in this former Soviet Republic in 2002, has helped the country move along a path of export-led growth...
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