Trade Promotion Capacity Building > United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UNECLAC)

Inter-regional Partnership For Promoting Trade

During the biennium, the sub-programme continued to be a catalyst for capacity building for regional stakeholders in relation to their trade policy needs and economic development. In this sense, eight countries adopted policies, mechanisms and measures in line with ECLAC recommendations in the areas of negotiation and management of trade agreement and their impact on other areas of development. Furthermore overall satisfaction of the main beneficiaries of technical cooperation activities offered by the sub-programme who evaluate them as “useful” or “very useful” for negotiating and managing trade agreements reach 93%.The sub-programme was also very successful in the dissemination of its publications, given the record number of downloads reached by the publications of the Division in general, and by the flagship publication in particular.