Carleton University to Hold Discussion on Progressive Trade Agenda for Canada

Carleton University’s Centre for Trade Policy and Law will be holding a lunch event with guest speaker Arancha González, executive director of the International Trade Centre (ITC) in Geneva, who will present What would a Progressive Trade Agenda for Canada Look Like?

When: Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 at 11:30 a.m.
Where: The Rideau Club, 99 Bank Street, Ottawa
Info: The event is open to the public. Tickets are available for purchase.

This event will examine what a “Progressive Trade Agenda” would mean for Canada’s trade relationships with developing countries. The discussion will focus on how Canada can achieve both its trade objectives and better development outcomes. The presentation will be followed with a question and answer session.

About Arancha González
González is an internationally-recognized thought leader on how women’s empowerment, SME competitiveness and income distribution objectives can be promoted through increased trade and investment between developed and developing countries.

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