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> Fourth Global Review of Aid for Trade: “Connecting to value chains”
History has shown that openness to trade is a key ingredient for economic success and for improved living standards. But simply opening the economy to international trade is not enough. Developing countries — especially the least developed — require help in building their trade-related capacities in terms of information, policies, procedures, institutions and infrastructure, so as to compete effectively in the global economy.
These case stories are a rich and varied source of information on the results of aid for trade activities — an indication of the progress achieved by the Aid for Trade Initiative.
Published in 2013
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