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Alternative proteins

category: Climate, General
In recent years, there is an increasing global concern about the effects of meat on human health and climate change. Additionally, recent global health crises and geopolitical conflicts have caused tremendous challenges to food supply
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WTO to provide coaching help to developing country team coaches in Moot Court Competition

category: General
Coaching assistance will be made available by the WTO to coaches of teams from developing and least developed countries participating in the annual John H. Jackson Moot Court Competition on WTO Law. The coaching sessions
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Argentina initiates WTO dispute complaint targeting Peruvian duties on biodiesel imports

category: General
Argentina has requested WTO dispute consultations with Peru concerning anti-dumping and countervailing duties imposed by Peru on imports of biodiesel from Argentina. The request was circulated to WTO members today. Argentina is challenging six measures
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Industry 4.0: The Future of Tech

category: General
Over the past decade, the global Hi-Tech sector has experienced dramatic and unprecedented rates of technological advancements that have the potential to transform countless industries. The exponential growth of such technologies has led experts to
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Items proposed for consideration at the next meeting of the Dispute Settlement Body

category: General
The WTO Secretariat has circulated a meeting notice and list of items proposed for the next meeting, on 29 August 2022, of the Dispute Settlement Body. You can find the agenda here 
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Combatting Corporate Cyberattacks with the Cyber-Dome

category: General
As the corporate world transitions towards increased digitization, cyberattacks become more frequent and wide-reaching. According to Israeli-American cyber firm Check Point’s 2022 Cyber Security Report, 2021 saw a 50% increase in corporate cyberattacks from 2020.
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WTO issues new edition of World Tariff Profiles

category: General
The WTO issued the 2022 edition of “World Tariff Profiles”, which provides comprehensive information on the tariffs and non-tariff measures imposed by over 170 countries and customs territories. The report was jointly prepared with the
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South Africa initiates WTO dispute complaint challenging EU citrus fruit measures

category: General
Today, South Africa has requested WTO dispute consultations with the European Union concerning certain measures imposed by the European Union on the importation of South African citrus fruit. South Africa is challenging recently enacted changes
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TESSD plans for high-level event in December

On 19 th and 20 th July, TESSD held its last plenary session before the summer break. Members welcomed the United Arab Emirates and Brazil to the group. The Facilitators for each of the four
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WTO circulates arbitration decision in US-Canada paper dispute

category: General
Today, a WTO arbitrator issued its decision on the methodology Canada may use to fix the level of suspension of concessions or other obligations in the goods sector vis-à-vis the United States if, in the
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