Past Events

The Importance of Bringing the WTO Joint Initiative on E-commerce Over the Finishing Line

17 July 2024 | Online | 10.00-11.00 am (CET)
Trade, Webinar | Tags: Digital Economy, Services Trade, WTO
There is no doubt that global e-commerce and related cross-border data flows require governance to ensure cyber security and privacy. Interoperable rules and regulations across the globe would substantially ease the cost of trade in digitally enabled services for everyone. ... continue reading

Greening Central Bank Refinancing Operations

20 June 2024 | Online at 9.00 am CEST | Co-hosted with AMRO
Monetary, Webinar | Tags: ASEAN+3, Central Banks, Climate Risks, Financial Supervision
The upcoming webinar will explore the existing experience with TROs across ASEAN+3 and outline key design elements for the use of TROs moving forward in support of an affordable, secure and clean energy future in the region. ... continue reading

Financial Regulation and Supervision in Switzerland – Looking Ahead

22 May 2024 | Bern, Switzerland | By Invitation
Monetary, Roundtables | Tags: Financial Governance, Financial Stability, Financial Supervision
Prudential regulation and supervision are central to ensuring the resilience and strength of the financial sector. However, effective prudential regulation and supervision cannot be taken for granted... ... continue reading

Economic Policies for Affordable, Secure and Clean Energy. Insights from the United Kingdom

14 May 2024 | London, UK | By Invitation
Fiscal, Roundtables | Tags: Decarbonization, Energy, Fossil Fuel Subsidies, United Kingdom
Ensuring access to affordable, secure and clean energy is moving up economic policy agendas worldwide. While the objective is a global priority and international coordination is key, policy frameworks on the country level are vital to pursue this goal. ... continue reading

ATI Follow-up Technical Meeting on Tax Expenditures (Asia)

7-9 May 2024 | Kathmandu, Nepal | By Invitation
Fiscal, Workshops | Tags: Asia, Tax Expenditures
The Follow-up Technical Meeting on Tax Expenditures with a focus on Asia will provide a platform to discuss the tools and methods required for tackling the more technical aspects of tax expenditure estimation, reporting, and evaluation in the region. ... continue reading