The WTO Investment Facilitation for Development Agreement: A reader's guide
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The WTO Investment Facilitation for Development Agreement: A reader's guide

6 February 2024

Summary

After three years of informal talks and three years of formal negotiations, a group of more than 115 WTO members announced a major milestone on July 6, 2023: the finalization of the legal text of a new global agreement on investment facilitation. The agreement establishes a set of binding rules on transparency, streamlining, and improved cooperation on investment facilitation.

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Canada
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IISD, 2024

Creators/Authors

Rashmi Jose
Senior Policy Advisor

Tags

trade investment law & policy

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