The World Trade Organisation, WTO, ministerial meeting of developing countries will take place on 13-14 of this month in New Delhi. The meeting is being held at a time when the multilateral rule-based-trading system is facing serious and grave challenges. It will provide an opportunity to the Ministers to discuss various issues and the way forward.
On the first day, there will be a meeting of senior officers of the participating countries. On the 2nd day, the Ministerial Meeting will be held. Sixteen developing countries and six Least Developed Countries are participating in the meeting.
This meeting at New Delhi is an effort to bring together the developing countries and Least Developed Countries on a platform for sharing common concerns on various issues affecting the WTO and work together to address these issues.