Welcome to Synergies, the TESS blog dedicated to promoting inclusive policy dialogue at the intersection of trade, environment, and sustainable development.
Greening Aid for Trade: Future Priorities and Pathways for a Just Transition to Sustainable Trade
Session on greening Aid for Trade during the 2022 Aid for Trade Global Review.
28 July 2022
Nature-Positive Trade for Sustainable Development 2030
Updates on the discussions on trade, biodiversity, and sustainable development in the context of the GBF.
13 July 2022
Informal Discussion on Aid for Trade, Environment, and Sustainable Development
Informal discussion on AfT, environment, & sustainable development ahead of the 2022 AfT Global Review in Geneva.
30 June 2022
Promoting and Facilitating Trade in Environmental Goods and Services
A two-day deep dive expert workshop on possible approaches.
23 June 2022
Climate Change Loss and Damage: An Emergency Economic, Finance, and Trade Agenda for a Planet on Fire
Launch event of the recently published "Climate Vulnerable Economies Loss Report."
16 June 2022
Informal Discussion on Deforestation Free Products
TESS hosted an informal dialogue on the EU deforestation free products initiative and its implications.
19 May 2022
State of Play and Future Directions on Trade and Environmental Sustainability at the WTO
TESS hosted an informal breakfast discussion preceding the TESSD working meetings.
19 May 2022
Informal Exchange on Circular Economy, Trade, and Sustainable Development at the WTO
TESS co-hosted an informal exchange on work related to the circular economy, trade, and sustainable development.
10 May 2022
Fostering Access to and Transfer of Environmental Technologies: Trade-Related Policies and Incentives
Virtual roundtable discussion on fostering access to and transfer of environmental technologies.