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Aid and Trade Forum
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Dates and Place23 - 25 January 2007, Geneva, Switzerland
Aid and Trade Sustainable Development International
UN Agencies, Aid Agencies, Governments, Development Banks and the Business community the event will offer value to all stakeholders: Project Managers, Procurement Managers, Policy Makers & Suppliers.
The world's humanitarian challenges consistently increase in complexity and scale. A better understanding of the links between security, poverty, vulnerability to natural disasters, health pandemics and hunger underline the importance of integrating humanitarian relief efforts. As the 2006 International Aid+Trade Event demonstrated, many stakeholders who are taking action are increasingly working together, in partnership. Strengthened relationships between governments, UN agencies, aid agencies, development banks and business are leading to effective implementation. Building on the success of last years' event, The 2007 International Aid & Trade event will bring together the global humanitarian relief community to embrace this challenge through improved coordination and communication.
Interactive, inclusive and effective, the 2007 event will include:
The "Focus on procurement" feature at the 2007 International Aid + Trade Event aims at changing this, at bringing together the users, buyers and producers of goods and services to create a transparent and increasingly effective procurement environment. It consists of a tender wall, where agencies can present their tenders, can explain exactly what sort of applications they want, when and in what form and workshop sessions to discuss procurement processes and methods.
Welcome service, registration, room supervision. Reporters: Article, session summaries for the conference report.
Posted: 2006-11-17 Updated: 2007-2-05