Roundtable on Trade, Environment and the ‎Competitiveness of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)‎
15 December 2006
Crown Plaza Hotel Beirut, Lebanon
 
 
ROUNDTABLE DOCUMENTS
Agenda
List of Participants
Related Studies and Links

Environmental standards and competitiveness of key economic sectors (E/ESCWA/SDPD/2005/4) (Also available in Arabic)

International agreements and Trade Issues: Environment (E/ESCWA/GRID/2003/32) (Arabic)

The Achievements in Agricultural Issue Negotiations in the Doha Round and Expected Impact on Market Access for Arab Agricultural Exports (E/ESCWA/GRID/2005/3) (Arabic)

The Impact of Environmental Regulations on Production and Exports in the Food Processing, Garment and Pharmaceutical industries in Selected ESCWA Member Countries (E/ESCWA/ED/2001/14)

Effects of Trade Liberalization on Agriculture in Lebanon (UNEP)

Sustainability Impact Assessment of the Euro-Mediterranean Free Trade Area (SIA/EMFTA) (Also available in Arabic)

Southern Agenda on Trade and Environment (Project outputs)

Trade and Environment for Sustainable Development, CD-ROM, 2005 (MedPolicies Initiative ‎of the METAP, ESCWA and World Bank) (Contact ESCWA for copies)‎

 

CONTACT

Ms. Carol Chouchani Cherfane
Acting Team Leader.
Technology & Enterprise Development Team
Sustainable Development & Productivity Division

chouchanicherfane@un.org


PRESENTATIONS



SESSION I   TRADE, ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT



Overview of Key Issues in Trade and Environment
Ms. Carol Chouchani Cherfane, Acting Team Leader, Technology and Enterprise Development, ‎Sustainable Development and Productivity Division, ESCWA

South-South Trade: Opportunities for Sustainable Development
Mr. Joey Ghaleb, First Economic Affairs Officer, Technology and Enterprise Development Team, ‎Sustainable Development and Productivity Division, ESCWA‎

Sustainability Impact Assessment of the Euro-Mediterranean Free Trade Area ‎‎(SIA/EMFTA)‎
Ms. Carol Chouchani Cherfane, ESCWA


SESSION II   SUSTAINABILITY AND COMPETITIVENESS OF SMES IN LEBANON


Industrial Policies and SME Competitiveness‎
Mr. Joey Ghaleb, ESCWA‎

Trade, environment and competitiveness for SMEs: IRI Activities‎
Mr. Naji Abi Zeid, Programme Coordinator, Industrial Research Institute‎

Integrated Impact Assessment of an Industrial Policy on SMEs: ‎Lebanon Case Study
Mr. Joey Ghaleb, ESCWA



 

 

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