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Geneva Office

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1202 Geneva
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Trade and Development
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Trade and Development

Trade is a powerful engine. But who is driving the engine? And what else needs to be done to let all parts of society benefit from trade policy? We try to empower those who are not yet the main beneficiaries of the current trade policy regime. More

Employment and Social Policy
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Employment and Social Policy

Decent work for all is not a slogan for us. It is our mission. We work together with a vast variety of stakeholders to achieve decent work for all; for the informal and formal sector, for women and men, for more and less advantaged. More

Human Rights and Development
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Human Rights and Development

The list of challenges to human rights in the 21st century is long. Climate change threatens fundamental human rights, such as the right to food, water or adequate housing. Austerity measures sacrifice the public’s right to social security, health and work in an attempt to balance state budgets. More

Migration
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Migration

Migration is a fundamental part of human behaviour. Climate change, environmental pollution, violent conflicts, economic insecurity are some of the reasons why people migrate. While inequalities and power structures exacerbate the reasons to leave one's home, the lines between forced and chosen migration are rarely clear. More

Media Center

23.02.2024 | 2024, Trade and Development | Media Center

Special edition: The Mont Blanc Trade News

The curtain lifts on the 13th Ministerial Conference of the WTO in Abu Dhabi. And we are happy to provide you with unusual reporting about this major...


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23.01.2024 | 2024, Migration | Media Center

Towards More Ambitious Goals: Reflections on the First International Migration Review Forum

The new FES publication offers a civil society perspective on how we can raise ambition for the IMRF to deliver for migrants.


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Events

26.02.2024 | 2024, Trade and Development | Event

The rules-based multilateral trading system plays a crucial role in helping least-developed countries further integrate into the global economy. 


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Tuesday, 30.01.2024 - Tuesday, 30.01.2024 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2024, Migration | Event

FES’ new paper Towards More Ambitious Goals offers a civil society perspective on the first IMRF and learning from that. At the mid-point between IMRF…


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Monday, 04.12.2023 - Friday, 08.12.2023 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2023, Trade and Development | Event

Although digitalization is opening many opportunities for businesses, including in developing countries, women remain heavily under-represented in the…


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Publications

Towards more ambitious goals

Sheill, Kate; Townhead, Laurel

Towards more ambitious goals

Reflections on the First International Migrationv Review Forum
Bonn, 2024

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Tariffs and human rights

Gérout, Guillaume; Cren-Larvor, Anaïs

Tariffs and human rights

A pilot analysis of the AfCFTA tariff schedules
Bonn, 2024

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Gender equality in WTO trade policy reviews

Dommen, Caroline

Gender equality in WTO trade policy reviews

The case of Germany
Bonn, 2023

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