The WTO Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires and our answers

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Friday 25th – 9-11 / 11.15-13.15 / 14:15-16:15
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 Amphi B  Experience in activism preferable

The WTO Ministerial Conference will take place from 11 to 14 December 2017 in Buenos Aires. What role does the WTO play in a world of TPP, TTIP, CETA and TiSA and a wrong debate about protectionism versus free trade?
What is the importance of the WTO for our resistance to free trade?
What are our common activities in Buenos Aires in December?
With participants from Africa Europe India and Argentina.


  • Adhemar Mineiro (Brésil, REBRIP)
  • Alexandra Strickner (Autriche, attac) - TBC
  • Tobias Reichert (Allemagne, Germanwatch)
  • Shalmali Guttal (India, Focus on the Global South
  • Gyekye Tanoh (African Trade Network, Ghana)
  • Deborah James (Our World Is Not For Sale, USA)
  • Adrian Ruiz (Argentina Mejor Sin TLC, Argentine)
  • Via Campesina – TBC
  • Francisco Mari (Brot für die Welt, Allemagne)
  • Florian Horn (Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Bruxelles, Belgique)


  • Brot für die Welt
  • Germanwatch
  • Attac Deutschland
  • Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung