Global migration leaders react with sadness to death of Sutherland

Global migration leaders react with sadness to death of Sutherland

The world’s financial and diplomatic leaders have reacted with sadness to news of the death of Peter Sutherland, the 71-year-old Irish statesman and former European Union commissioner. Among the many tributes to his influence as a United Nations diplomat, or his leadership as a World Trade Organization negotiator, were those…

Kenya: WTO conference continues with hope for positive outcome

Kenya: WTO conference continues with hope for positive outcome

On Tuesday December 15 the 10th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organization (WTO) was opened in Nairobi, Kenya with an appeal by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta for concrete results. “Our countries firmly believe in the multilateral trading system’s ability to deliver meaningful outcomes for our growth, development and poverty reduction…