• Login
  • / CARICOM Song /
  • Webmail /

Memorandum of Understanding between The Secretariat of CARICOM and The Secretariat of WTO Concerning a Joint Technical Assistance Programme

Common Name: MOU between CARICOM and WTO concerning a Joint Technical Assistance Programme


The World Trade Organisation and the Caribbean Community desiring co-operate in extending trade-related technical assistance to CARICOM countries for their trade expansion, economic and social development have agreed to this (MOU) to jointly collaborate in the execution of a technical assistance programme for selected participants from countries in the Caribbean Region. The Parties also agree to collaborate with the Institute for the Integration of Latin America and the Caribbean (INTAL) for the purposes of efficiency and the orderly development of technical co-operation activities.

Date opened for Signature: 2000/09/18

Entry into Force:

According to Article 14 this MOU shall come into effect on the day of signature. According to Article 10 this MOU shall continue for an initial period of two years from the date of signature. After the two-year period, the Parties shall review the extension of the MOU. Entered into force on September 19, 2000.