What the WTO ministerial conference could mean for LDCs

The World Trade Organization turns 20 this week. The anniversary comes at a time when megatrade deals like the Trans-Pacific Partnership and a growing number of regional or bilateral deals raise questions about the organization's role in global trade. What sort of agreement may emerge? Devex takes a look at what's at stake for least developed countries.

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  • Adva Saldinger

    Adva Saldinger is an Associate Editor at Devex, where she covers the intersection of business and international development, as well as U.S. foreign aid policy. From partnerships to trade and social entrepreneurship to impact investing, Adva explores the role the private sector and private capital play in development. A journalist with more than 10 years of experience, she has worked at several newspapers in the U.S. and lived in both Ghana and South Africa.

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