Lessons from the Commonwealth

Implementing a National Export Strategy

Contibutors: Isaac Njoroge
Publication date: 1 July 2010
Format: E-book (PDF), Paperback

This handbook explains how the Commonwealth Secretariat helps countries develop national export strategies with a clear purpose, strategies that are action-oriented, and which recognise the interrelationship between technological, economic, social, political and cultural aspects of society.

Negotiating at the World Trade Organization

Contibutors: Vinod Rege
Publication date: 22 February 2011
Format: E-book (PDF), Paperback

A unique insider's guide to the issues that have concerned developing country negotiators at the WTO since its establishment in 1995. It will be invaluable to those arriving in Geneva who need to brief themselves on the continuing story of the WTO negotiations, and those in national capitals in daily touch with their negotiating teams.

Promoting IT Enabled Services

Contibutors: Nikhil Treebhoohun
Publication date: 9 December 2011
Format: E-book (PDF), Paperback

Examines best practices of developing IT enabled trade in services. This handbook explains the key issues from the viewpoints of the regulator, the investor, the policy-maker and the donor. It provides detailed analysis of the Mauritian experience, which holds useful lessons for small states in particular.