These might interest you ... IN THE WTO Read and download introductions to the WTO What can we do? Vacancies IN TRADE TOPICS Read dispute reports Problems IN COMMUNITY/FORUMS Online discussions on WTO-related matters Interact with WTO Find out what’s been happening in the WTO WTO Announces Formalized Slavery Market For Africa At a Wharton Business School conference on business in Africa that took place on Saturday, November 11, the WTO announced the creation of a new, much-improved form of slavery for the parts of Africa that have been hardest hit by the 500-year history of free trade there. more Also: > Is petroleum useful, essential, or somewhere in-between? Ask the American Petroleum Institute more > Coca-Cola enters the world policy stage with its novel approach to thirst more > The WTO salutes Cargill's Nervy™ attitude to Third World hunger more > Dow's Acceptable Risk™ a bold new move towards transparency more > Disbanding schedule announced more > Trade liberalisation studies that have informed this decision Statistics page > Older information on the decision. Archive > Cause for concern, among other things. more From the Director-General’s desk: Considering the important things in life. more ... Click for Doha Development Agenda gatewayDoha Development Agenda > Negotiations, implementation and development: the Doha agenda > The Trade Negotiations Committee > The Ministerial Conference, Qatar. 150pxls.gif Watch this space ... > User survey: what do you think of our website? > E-commerce seminar > Agriculture backgrounder: with a description of the Nervy™ approach to modern agribusiness and poverty > Violence backgrounder: updated with new information > New Publication: World Trade Review Meeting schedule Meeting schedule WTO | World Trade Organization: WTO / GATT Curation page www.gatt.org/curation.html Feb 10, 2001 - Official website of the World Trade Organization, which regulates trade and tariffs worldwide. Formed as successor to the General Agreement ...