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COVID-19 WTO proposed to waive vaccine’s license for Africa

With different ideas and perspective on boosting the Corona virus shots the newly elected Director-General of the World Trade Organisation Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and the team have proposed to waive necessary license for COVID-19 vaccines and related corona virus medical products After the virtual meeting held Monday on 1st March to...
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Career Ngozi Okonjo Iweala takes over as head of WTO

Nigerian Ngozi Okonjo Iweala has been appointed Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO). The main task of the first woman and first African to hold the role, will be to revive trade negotiations, blocked for several years.     By Talel de Sinta   « History is made» the WTO...
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WTO After the US election, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala in a better position

While the Nigerian Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala still waits to know if she will be or not the coming director of the World Trade Organization, the US presidential election could change everything. The consensus was total around the Nigerian woman's nomination, but the US was opposed to it. The Trump Administration considered...