Chiedu Osakwe

Director General and Chief Negotiator, Nigerian Office for Trade Negotiations (NOTN)

Ambassador Chiedu Osakwe is Nigeria’s Chief Trade Negotiator and Director General of the Nigerian Office for Trade Negotiations. He chaired the Negotiating Forum of the African Union (AU) from June 2017 to March 2018, during which time the negotiations were concluded on the Agreement Establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). Previously, he was on the staff of the World Trade Organization Secretariat (1998–2017) during which he was director of a number of WTO divisions. Prior to the WTO Secretariat, he was a Nigerian Foreign Service Officer (1979 to 1998).

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15 Novembre 2017
Dans la perspective de la Onzième conférence ministérielle de l’OMC, certains pays membres ont manifesté le souhait d’intégrer certains aspects dits de la « nouvelle économie », et notamment la facilitation de l’investissement et le commerce électronique, aux pourparlers commerciaux multilatéraux...