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ITC, International Trade Centre

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The International Trade Centre (ITC) is the joint agency of the World Trade Organization and the United Nations. Our aim is for businesses in developing countries to become more competitive in global markets, speeding economic development and contributing to the achievement of the United Nations’ Global Goals for sustainable development. ITC's mission is to foster sustainable economic development and contribute to achieving the United Nations Global Goals for sustainable development in developing countries and transition economies through trade and international business development. In sum, we seek to promote trade impact for good.

Contact information
Acronym: 
ITC
Year of establishment: 
1964
Telephone: 
(41-22) 730 01 11
Full address: 
54-56 rue de Montbrillant, Geneva
Website:
Expertise
Working language(s):
English, Spanish, French
Expertise in Sustainability *:
Training and capacity building
Smallholders
Marketing & trade
Marginalised populations
Ethical trade
BioTrade

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Hello all,

I am updating below the people we are reaching out to for copyright permission. This means that we either have or shortly will send copyright requests to these organizations and will most likely be uploading documents primarily from these sources. This list is subject to change and is not definitive, but is meant to give you an idea of who we have reached out to.

4C
Rainforest Alliance
World Bank
IFPRI
GIZ, specific documents
COLEACP
Soil&More
Hanns R Neumann Stiftung (and Sustaineo)
Ecossistemas
AnaCafe
CIRAD
CABI
FAO
Coffee&Climate
CEMAD Panama
Cocapec
ABNT Ecolabel
Agriculture, Fisheries, and Conservation Department
Conservation Farming Unit (Zambia)
Cotton Made in Africa
The Landmark Project
Ecocert
Coffee Development Fund (Kenya)
CATIE
Hesperian
ILO
ISEAL
IMAFLORA
Pesticide Action Network UK (PAN UK)
TaCRI
WHO
Coffee & Climate

Please let us know if you have any questions or feel there are organizations missing that should be on this list (aka others you believed ITC was reaching out to). Thanks

Documents associated to this organization.

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the north american market for natural products: prospects for andean and african products

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Kerry Hughes ITC, International Trade Centre 2012 This paper provides key information about the North American natural products market with a special focus on selected South American and African products. Natural products in the North American market have experienced strong market growth in the last decade as consumers increasingly demand...
labelling of natural products: the united states market

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Josef Brinckmann ITC, International Trade Centre 2011 This paper provides easy-to-follow guidance on the basic labelling requirements for finished natural product and sustainability certification. Labelling products correctly is an essential requirement to sell natural products in the United States consumer market and exporters from developing...
claim statements for natural products: the united states market

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Josef Brinckmann ITC, International Trade Centre 2011 This paper describes in detail the types of claim statements permissible for dietary supplements and health food products, non-food cosmetic products, and over-the-counter drug products marketed in the United States. In the United States, regulations determine the statements that a company can...
the coffee exporter’s guide - third edition

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Hein Jan van Hilten ITC, International Trade Centre 2011 Guide providing information on trade practices relating to exporting coffee – presents an overview of the world coffee trade and markets; deals with international coffee contracts (Europe and United States), logistics, insurance, dispute resolution, futures markets, risk management and hedging,...
the interplay of public and private standards: literature review series on the impacts of private standards, part iii

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Oliver von Hagen, Gabriela Alvarez ITC, International Trade Centre 2011 Literature review of interdependencies between public and private standards. It focuses on how governments could engage with private standards to impact their legitimacy and significance in the market; provides examples of complementarities between public and private standards. Part three of a...

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Users associated to this organization.

  • Regina Taimasova

    ITC, International Trade Centre ( Petra Walterova, Madison Wilcox, Ana Patricia Batalhone - contact persons for this organization in SxC)

    Position: Research Consultant

    Working languages: English, Russian, French

    Skill Specialization: Advisory and Consulting, Market Research - Online Information Retrieval

    User Endorsement:

  • Petra Walterova

    ITC, International Trade Centre ( Petra Walterova, Madison Wilcox, Ana Patricia Batalhone - contact persons for this organization in SxC)

    Position: Consultant

    Working languages: English, French, Czech, Slovak

    Skill Specialization: Advisory and Consulting

    User Endorsement: Frank Eyhorn, Gregory Sampson, Mathieu Lamolle, Ana Patricia Batalhone

    # documents uploaded: 17

    # documents approved: 17

    # of contributions in forum: 1

  • Gregory Sampson

    ITC, International Trade Centre ( Petra Walterova, Madison Wilcox, Ana Patricia Batalhone - contact persons for this organization in SxC)

    Position: Lead Solution Architect

    Working languages: English, French

    Skill Specialization: Website Analysis / Evaluation For Trade Information Dissemination, Web and Social Media, Value Chain Analysis, Training Materials Design and Development, Training Needs and Capacitiy Assessment, Sustainability management tools development, Project Design and Management, Market Development, Export Market Development, Business Intelligence / Information

    Organization Endorsement: ITC, International Trade Centre

    User Endorsement: Joseph Wozniak, Petra Walterova

  • Samantha Rudick

    ITC, International Trade Centre ( Petra Walterova, Madison Wilcox, Ana Patricia Batalhone - contact persons for this organization in SxC), University of Toronto

    Position: Trade for Sustainable Development Consultant

    Working languages: English

    Skill Specialization: Communications, Community Development, Development of Trade Directories, Editor, Export Market Development, Negotiation, Public Relations and Media Relations, Report Writing, Web and Social Media, Web Design / Development, Writing, Editing, Publishing

    User Endorsement: Frank Eyhorn, Debottam Bhattacharjee

    # documents uploaded: 52

    # documents approved: 51

Events

Events associated to this organization.

  • trade for sustainable development forum 2017

    Date:
    Monday, 25 September, 2017 to Wednesday, 27 September, 2017
    Geneva, Switzerland

    The Trade for Sustainable Development Forum brings together business people, researchers, standards organizations and international trade officials to discuss trends in sustainable value chains and voluntary sustainability standards. Organized by the International Trade Centre (ITC), this year’s... more

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  • green finance conference - growing africa sustainably

    Date:
    Thursday, 23 November, 2017 to Saturday, 25 November, 2017
    Accra, Ghana

    The conference will provide an important platform to discuss the funding of climate change mitigation and adaptation; climate conscious investments; the risk climate change poses to a financial institution’s portfolio; and the potential for climate change regulation to spur the development of new... more

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  • trade for sustainable development forum 2018

    Date:
    Monday, 1 October, 2018 to Wednesday, 3 October, 2018
    Geneva, Switzerland

    The fifth edition of the Trade for Sustainable Development Forum will discuss SDG 12 “Responsible Consumption and Production” and its relationship with sustainable trade in global value chains.SDG 12 aims at “doing more and better with less”, by promoting a more resource efficient economy and... more

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