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The Joint Advisory Group (JAG) 54th session

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    JAG 54th session, 2020

    25 November, online webinar. 

    The fifty-fourth annual session of the Joint Advisory Group of the International Trade Centre will take place online on 25 November 2020 from 10 am-1pm and from 3pm-6pm.

    The Joint Advisory Group (JAG) of the International Trade Centre meets annually to examine the activities of ITC on the basis of an ITC Annual Report and to make recommendations to the UNCTAD Trade and Development Board and the Committee on Trade and Development of the World Trade Organization on ITC’s programme of work.


    Governments of Member States of UNCTAD and members of the WTO are invited to this meeting. It is recommended that the representation be at the level of Ambassador or Senior Official.

    The JAG meeting is open to United Nations specialized agencies and bodies, and to other intergovernmental organizations with observer status as well as to relevant non-governmental organizations.

    Registration to the fifty-fourth annual session of the Joint Advisory Group, is mandatory and should be completed by 24 November.

    Report of the 54th Session of the ITC Joint Advisory Group Meeting - Geneva, 25 November 2020

    United Kingdom(Great Britain) English Spain Spanish
    France French China Chinese
    Russian Federation Russian Arab League Arabic


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    Registration link to attend the meeting remotely


    The programme of the Joint Advisory Group 54th session is available in PDF

    Download in PDF: English French – Spanish

    Related documents

    Annual report 2019

    Download in PDF: EnglishFrenchSpanishArabicChineseRussian  

    2020 Annual Evaluation Synthesis Report

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    Management response Annual Evaluation Synthesis Report 2020

    Download in PDF: English   

    Utility of Evaluation in ITC

    Download in PDF: English   

    Speeches and presentations

    • Statement on behalf of the Chair of the 53rd Session: H.E. Ms. Kirsti Kauppi, Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Finland to the United Nations Office and International Organizations at Geneva
    • Statement by the Chair of the 54th Session: H.E. Ms. Athaliah Lesiba Molokomme, Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Republic of Botswana to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations at Geneva
    • Statement by the UNCTAD Secretary-General, Mr. Mukhisa Kituyi
    • Statement by the WTO Deputy Director-General, Mr. Yonov Frederick Agah
    • Statement by the ITC Executive Director, Ms. Pamela Coke-Hamilton
    • Presentation of ITC Evaluation Unit: Annual Evaluation Synthesis Report
    • Chairperson’s Summary
    • ED Closing Remarks

    List of participants

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    Statements by members and observers

    The statements below were delivered during the Joint Advisory Group meeting. They are published “as received” by the Secretariat, in the original language and format.




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