The Permanent Representative of Iraq Meets with the Director General of the World Trade Organization/WTO

The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq to the United Nations Office in Geneva, Ambassador Dr. Hussain AlKhateeb, met the Director General of the World Trade Organization, Mr. Roberto Azevedo at the headquarter of the Organization on 20/8/2019, the two sides discussed the latest developments in Iraq’s accession file to the WTO, and the next steps in this regard.

The PR suggested that WTO organizes a workshop in Baghdad at the beginning of next year 2020, to introduce high-level officials and decision-makers from various ministries represented in the National Committee for the Accession of Iraq, to the benefits of joining the organization. Mr. Azevedo expressed the organization’s full readiness to provide technical assistance and logistical arrangements to support Iraq in the process of accession.

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