Capacity Building on Selected WTO and Doha Development Agenda Issues


The technical assistance involves

  • a high-level meeting for negotiators of Asian Development Bank's (ADB) developing member countries (DMCs) on key World Trade Organization (WTO) and Doha Round issues,
  • intensive training on accession for senior government officials, and
  • an intensive course on dispute settlement mechanisms.

Expected Outcome

The technical assistance will promote the full integration of ADB DMCs into the WTO multilateral trading system.

Expected Outputs

  • High-level meeting on WTO Key Doha Round issues held in 2005,
  • intensive training on accession held in 2006, and
  • intensive course on dispute settlement mechanisms conducted in 2006.

Project Types

Technical Assistance


Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
Asian Development Bank 0.4
Total 0.4