CONSULTANCY TO DESIGN PROGRAMME FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PROTECTED LDC INDUSTRIES
This focus in this assignment involve industrial development policy, trade policy analysis and the identification of the needs of protected industries in the OECS.
Beneficiaries - Caribbean Development Fund Staff; OECS Companies
Caribbean Development Fund
CAPACITY BUILDING FOR JAMAICAN BUSINESS SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS (BSO) TO ENABLE THEM TO IMPLEMENT THE NATIONAL EXPORT STRATEGY (NES)
BKP Development Research and Consulting GMBH
This study involved the development of a capacity building programme for Jamaican BSOs to enable them to implement the country’s National Export Strategy (NES) and the formulation of a capacity development plan and an action plan
Beneficiaries - Jamaican Business Support Organizations, Government of Jamaica, Jamaican Exporters
ANALYSIS OF THE REGULATORY REGIMES, STATISTICAL DATA AND MARKET OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIFIC SERVICES SECTORS IN THE EU AND UNDER THE EPA IN BOTSWANA
This study involved the analysis of the regulatory regimes, statistical data and market opportunities for specific services sectors in the EU under EPA in Botswana. It involved the evaluation of the capacity of key institutions (Bank of Botswana, The Central Statistics Office, Botswana Unified Revenue Services, The Department of Tourism, and the Department of International Trade) in terms of their ability to generate reliable services trade statistics.
Beneficiary Country - Department of International Trade, Botswana
CONSULTANCY TO PROVIDE STATISTICS ON TRADE IN SERVICES BETWEEN CANADA AND THE CARIFORUM STATES
CARICOM Office of Trade Negotiations
This study involved a review of international trade in services, foreign direct investment, and the issuing of work permits to CARIFORUM countries by Canada from 2002-2008. It further involved liaising with the Bank of Canada, Statistics Canada, and other sources in order to generate statistics on Trade in Services, movement of persons, and FDI.
Beneficiaries - Office of Trade Negotiations, CARIFORUM Countries
ANALYTICAL REVIEW OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE SYSTEMS WITH RESPECT TO THE FIVE CSME REGIMES
CSME Unit, CARICOM Secretariat
This study focused on upgrading the administrative systems and procedures in St. Vincent & the Grenadines to facilitate the free movement of goods, services, skills, capital and the right of establishment in CARICOM Member States.
Beneficiaries - CARICOM Secretariat, CSME Unit, St. Vincent and the Grenadines
CONTINGENT RIGHTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE FREE MOVEMENT OF PERSONS IN CARICOM
This consultancy involved the preparation of a Framework Document for a Protocol on Contingent Rights for the Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas.
Beneficiaries - CARICOM Secretariat
CONSULTANCY ON OPPORTUNITIES FOR DOING BUSINESS BETWEEN CARIFORUM STATES AND THE FRENCH OUTERMOST REGIONS
Caribbean Export Development Agency
This study involved the identification of opportunities for increased trade with France within the Caribbean as well as greater access to mainland France and the EU for CARIFORUM States through relations with the French Caribbean Outermost Regions (FCORs).
Beneficiaries - CARIFORUM Member States
STUDY ON REGULATORY REGIMES IN SELECTED PROFESSIONAL SERVICES IN EU MEMBER STATES
This study involved the identification of opportunities and barriers to entry for CARIFORUM services exporters.
Beneficiaries - EU Member States; CARIFORUM Member States