OAS Special Committee on Trade (SCT)

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History

June 1993, Managua (Nicaragua), on approval by 23rd Regular General Assembly of Organization of American States (OAS), as a committee of Inter-American Economic and Social Council (IA-ECOSOC). Also referred to as Special Committee on Trade and by Spanish initials CEC. Replaced Special Committee for Consultation and Negotiation (CECON), set up Feb 1970. Last met 1996; not expected to reconvene before completion of negotiations on Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) - 2005.

Aims

Promote trade liberalization and economic integration among countries of the Western hemisphere; suggest measures for coordination of CIES technical assistance in the area of trade and related matters.

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Structure

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Languages

English, French, Portuguese, Spanish.

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 7 inter-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 0 countries
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Type I Classification

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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Commerce
    • Trade
    • Conditions of Trade
  • Economics
    • Economic
  • Integration
    • Integration

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

UIA Org ID

E1919

Last News Received

2003
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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