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This page gives links to the original mandate agreed at the Doha Ministerial Conference in 2001, and to subsequent refinements made in Geneva on 1 August 2004 (The “July 2004 package”) and at the Hong Kong Ministerial Conference in 2005.


Subjects: Negotiation and implementation
Agriculture
Cotton
Services
Market access (non-agriculture)
Balance between Agriculture and NAMA
Intellectual property (TRIPS)
TRIPS & public health
TRIPS non-violation and situation complaints
TRIPS and biodiversity
Investment
Competition
Transparency in government procurement
Trade facilitation
WTO rules: anti-dumping
WTO rules: subsidies
WTO rules: regional agreements
Dispute settlement
Environment
E-commerce
Small economies
Trade, debt and finance
Trade and technology transfer
Technical cooperation
Least-developed countries
Special and differential treatment
Implementation
Integrated Framework
Commodity issues
Coherence
Aid for trade
Recently-acceded Members
Accessions

Subjects: Implementation
GATT 1994
SPS
Technical barriers
Customs valuation
Rules of origin
Cross-cutting issues
Outstanding implementation issues
Final provisions


Agriculture     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 13, 14) ¦ Explanation

Doha Implementation Decision (section 2) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package ¦ Annex A

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration ¦ Annex A

> Follow developments: agriculture negotiations ¦ agriculture gateway

  

Cotton     back to top

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: cotton Sub-Committee ¦ agriculture negotiations ¦ agriculture gateway

  
    

Services     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 15) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package ¦ Annex C

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration ¦ Annex C

> Follow developments: services negotiations ¦ services gateway

  
  

Market access for non-agricultural products (NAMA)      back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 16) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package ¦ Annex B

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration ¦ Annex B

> Follow developments: market access negotiations ¦ market access gateway

  
  

Balance between agriculture and NAMA     back to top

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration (par 24)

> Follow developments: agriculture negotiations ¦ market access negotiations

  
  

Trade-related aspects of intellectual property rights (TRIPS)     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 17-19) ¦ Explanation

Doha Implementation Decision (section 11) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: TRIPS gateway
 

Negotiations: geographical indications — multilateral register for wines and spirits     back to top

> Original Doha mandate (par 18) ¦ Explanation
> July 2004 package
> Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration
> Follow developments: geographical indications
  

TRIPS, biological diversity and traditional knowledge (Doha paragraph 19)     back to top

> Original Doha mandate (par 19) ¦ Explanation
> Implementation in Doha Declaration (par 12) ¦ Explanation
> July 2004 package
> Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration
> Follow developments: biological diversity and traditional knowledge gateway
  

Geographical indications — ‘extension’     back to top

> Original Doha mandate (par 19) ¦ Explanation
> Implementation in Doha Declaration (par 12) ¦ Explanation
> July 2004 package
> Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration
> Follow developments: geographical indications
  

Doha special issue: TRIPS and public health     back to top

Doha Ministerial Declaration on TRIPS and public health

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: TRIPS and public health gateway
  

TRIPS non-violation and situation complaints     back to top

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: ‘Non-violation’ complaints gateway
  

TRIPS, biological diversity and traditional knowledge (Doha paragraph 19)     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 19) ¦ Explanation

Doha Implementation Decision (section 11) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: biological diversity and traditional knowledge gateway

  
  

Relationship between trade and investment     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 20, 22) ¦ Explanation

Doha Implementation Decision (section 6) ¦ Explanation

> Dropped from the Doha Agenda in the July 2004 package

> Follow developments: investment gateway

  
  

Interaction between trade and competition policy     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 23, 25) ¦ Explanation

> Dropped from the Doha Agenda in the July 2004 package

> Follow developments: competition policy gateway

  
  

Transparency in government procurement     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 26) ¦ Explanation

> Dropped from the Doha Agenda in the July 2004 package

> Follow developments: transparency in government procurement gateway

  
  

Trade facilitation     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 27) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package ¦ Annex D

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration ¦ Annex E

> Follow developments: trade facilitation negotiations ¦ trade facilitation gateway

  
  

WTO rules: anti-dumping (GATT Article VI)      back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 28) ¦ Explanation

Doha Implementation Decision (section 7) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration ¦ Annex D

> Follow developments: rules negotiations ¦ anti-dumping gateway 

  
  

WTO rules: subsidies     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 28) ¦ Explanation

Doha Implementation Decision (section 10) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration ¦ Annex D

> Follow developments: rules negotiations ¦ fisheries subsidies ¦ subsidies and countervailing measures gateway

  
  

WTO rules: regional trade agreements     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 29) ¦ Explanation

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration ¦ Annex D

> Follow developments: rules negotiations ¦ RTAs negotiations ¦ RTAs gateway

  
  

Dispute Settlement Understanding     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 30) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: dispute settlement gateway

  
  

Trade and environment     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 31-33) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: environment negotiations ¦ environment gateway

  
  

Electronic commerce     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 34) ¦ Explanation

> Follow developments: electronic commerce gateway

  
  

Small economies     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 35) ¦ Explanation

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: small economies gateway

  
  

Trade, debt and finance     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 36) ¦ Explanation

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: trade, debt and finance gateway

  
  

Trade and transfer of technology     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 37) ¦ Explanation

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: trade and transfer of technology gateway

  
  

Technical cooperation and capacity building     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 38, 41) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: technical cooperation gateway

  
  

Least-developed countries     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 42, 43) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration ¦ Annex F

> Follow developments: least-developed countries gateway ¦ WTO assistance for developing countries

  
  

Special and differential treatment     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 44) ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration ¦ Annex F

> Follow developments: special and differential treatment gateway

  
  

Implementation-related issues and concerns     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 12) ¦ Explanation

Doha Implementation Decision ¦ Explanation

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

 
  

Integrated Framework     back to top

Original Doha mandate (par 43)

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: Integrated Framework gateway

  
  

Commodity issues     back to top

July 2004 package

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

  
  

Coherence     back to top

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: coherence gateway

  
  

Aid for trade     back to top

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: Aid for Trade gateway

  
  

Recently-acceded Members     back to top

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: accessions gateway

  
  

Accessions     back to top

Hong Kong Ministerial Declaration

> Follow developments: accessions gateway

  
  

Implementation

GATT 1994     back to top

Doha Implementation Decision (section 1) ¦ Explanation

> Follow developments: GATT gateway

  
  

Sanitary and phytosanitary measures     back to top

Doha Implementation Decision (section 3) ¦ Explanation

> Follow developments: sanitary and phytosanitary measures gateway

  
  

Technical barriers to trade     back to top

Doha Implementation Decision (section 5) ¦ Explanation

> Follow developments: technical barriers to trade gateway

  
  

Customs valuation (GATT Article VII)     back to top

Doha Implementation Decision (section 8) ¦ Explanation

> Follow developments: customs valuation gateway

  
  

Rules of origin     back to top

Doha Implementation Decision (section 9) ¦ Explanation

> Follow developments: rules of origin gateway

  
  

Cross-cutting issues     back to top

Doha Implementation Decision (section 12) ¦ Explanation

  

  
  

Outstanding implementation issues     back to top

Doha Implementation Decision (section 13) ¦ Explanation

  

  
  

Final provisions     back to top

Doha Implementation Decision (section 14) ¦ Explanation