EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
MacEachen, The Honourable A.J.
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Multilaterial trade negotiations in Geneva, including Canada and 97 other countries, which together account for nearly 95% of total world trade. Why these negotiations are so critically important. Canada's role in the negotiations. Advantages to Canada expected from the negotiations. Challenges faced by Canada in moving forward to a more competitive international environment. Begins with a brief review of events leading up to the negotiations, since 1973. Concludes with policies for the future.