In the first live interview of the Big Picture series, Creon Butler, Global Economy and Finance Programme Director at Chatham House, is joined by Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Director-General of WTO to give her perspectives on the future of world trade.
This is the first in a series of Big Picture conversations with leading world figures which Chatham House is pleased to be hosting in partnership with Societe Generale. Each 30-minute online session is designed to provide critical knowledge and insights on the major economic issues facing the world today.
Dr Ngozi shares her perspectives on the future of world trade, including:
The challenges ahead for the WTO and wider global trading system
How the WTO must approach these challenges differently
The support the organization needs from the international community.
As with all member events, questions from the audience drive the conversation.