FG Restates Commitment to Address Difficulties in Food Production

The Federal Government has restated the need for countries with emerging economies to address difficulties in food production to improve the livelihood of people. The Minister of State, Industry, Trade and Investment, Amb. Mariam Katagum, stated this at the 12th World...

Five takeaways from the WTO seminar on food security (Trade Beta Blog) 

Trade Beta Blog published a recap of the WTO seminar on food security. Trade experts warned that countries should avoid reacting hastily to the food security challenge posed by the war in Ukraine and avoid worsening the crisis. The impact of the war in Ukraine in 2022...

Nigeria: Trade Can Address Food Crisis – WTO

The World Trade Organization has highlighted the importance of trade in fighting food crisis across Africa and Middle East. The Director General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, emphasized the important role trade has to play in helping...

WTO Committee Seeks ‘Permanent Solution’ to Food Insecurity

Developing countries under the World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) Agricultural Committee have underscored the importance of finding a lasting solution to food insecurity. Their concerns were conveyed during a WTO Committee of Agriculture meeting, on Tuesday. The...