World Trade Institute – Academic Partners

News from the SECO / WTI Academic Cooperation Project

SECO researcher organises a conference on the Pacific Alliance

PhD candidate and WTI/SECO researcher Rodrigo Polanco is organising a conference with WTI Director of External Programmes Pierre Sauvé on the achievements of the Pacific Alliance that came into being … Continue reading

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SECO-WTI PhD researcher appointed full-time professor

Victor Saco, a PhD candidate at the World Trade Institute, this month takes up a full professorship at the law faculty of the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP). Victor’s … Continue reading

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SECO-sponsored WTI conference gives rise to new publication

Edited by Shaheeza Lalani and Rodrigo Polanco, The Role of the State in Investor-State Arbitration is a collection of contributions from lawyers, arbitrators, economists and political scientists on the development … Continue reading

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Former PhD doctoral candidate takes up senior lecturer post

Malebakeng Forere, who completed her doctorate last year within the SECO-WTI academic cooperation programme and returned to her native South Africa, took up a post as senior lecturer in law … Continue reading

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MILE alumnus presents paper at TRAPCA conference

MILE 14 graduate Isaac Hubert Arthur was honoured to be selected to present a paper at the International Trade Policy Conference of the Trade Policy Training Centre in Africa (TRAPCA) … Continue reading

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SECO-funded researcher presents paper at US law conference

Several World Trade Institute researchers – including SECO-sponsored PhD candidate Clarence Siziba – participated in the American Society of International Law (ASIL) International Economic Law Interest group (IEcLIG) 2014 Biennial … Continue reading

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Universitas Pelita Harapan, Foreign Trade University, and the World Trade Institute host international conference in Jakarta

In partnership with the Universitas Pelita Harapan (Jakarta) and the Foreign Trade University (Hanoi) within the framework of the SECO-funded academic cooperation project entitled “Regional competence centers of international trade … Continue reading

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