Any imagination, any predictability about the future is difficult, is divergent, is diverse. To build a future resilient and robust to external and internal shocks and respondent to the needs of all countries is a huge challenge.
We invited our participants to embark on a new journey to envision the future of trade, which was be short and pleasant. The future of the international trading system was at the heart of this journey. The aim of this journey was to present and discuss scenarios on the future of the international trading architecture which have been developed by a group of experts during the first half of 2022 who had no illusions about the challenges ahead. Finding satisfactory scenarios is not easy to achieve. But find them we must. This session was not be a classic panel discussion. Curious? Read the newspaper from the year 2032!
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