WTO Negotiators Debate Scope and Application of Potential Fish Subsidies Deal

22 June 2017 – Trade negotiators continued their work towards crafting new WTO disciplines on fisheries subsidies, examining proposals put forward by Indonesia and a group of Latin American countries focused on IUU fishing, subsidies to small-scale fisheries and special and differential treatment for developing countries. The ongoing discussions aim to reach a deal in time for the WTO’s Eleventh Ministerial Conference (MC11) in Buenos Aires in December. Read the full article on the ICTSD website.