Ambassador Cheryl Bazard attends Working Lunch with ITC Executive Director Pamela Coke-Hamilton

Embassy of The Bahamas, Brussels
Brussels, Belgium
19 March 2024

Press Release

Diplomatic representatives and SIDS/OACPS delegates convene for a working lunch with ITC Executive Director Pamela Coke-Hamilton to strategize on bolstering economic resilience of vulnerable nations.

Representatives from diplomatic missions, Small Island Developing States (SIDS), and the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS) convened for a working lunch with Pamela Coke-Hamilton, the Executive Director of the International Trade Centre (ITC), a UN agency co-managed by UNCTAD and the WTO.

The gathering provided an invaluable opportunity to tap into Coke-Hamilton’s extensive knowledge and experience in trade and development. Discussions revolved around strategic plans aimed at bolstering the economic resilience and prosperity of vulnerable nations.

With a focus on future-forward initiatives, the meeting underscored the collective commitment to ensuring the success and sustainability of these countries amidst evolving global challenges.

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