Exchange of notifications concerning technical regulations

21 January, 2019

From January 21, 2019 until January 23, 2019. Libnor’s staff have participated in a training session entitled “the exchange notifications related to the technical regulations”, organized by The Arab Industrial Development and Mining Organization, in collaboration with the Lebanese Standards Institution-Libnor, at Riviera Hotel, Beirut. This session was brought with the support of the Arab Global Food Safety Initiative and with the funding from the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), in collaboration with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

This session also covered different topics, such as the principles of the World Trade Organization (WTO), as well as its most important conventions, the obligations imposed on the Member-States from the TBT Agreement and the SPS Agreement and the effect of these agreements on the trade, in addition to the competencies and negotiation techniques.