Participating institutions in the meeting included Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI), Pakistan, Institute of Policy Studies (IPS), Sri Lanka, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), Bangladesh, Consumer Unity and Trust Society (CUTS), India and SAWTEE
from Nepal, said a statement received here on Monday.
2005: General Secretary/ Executive Director, SAWTEE
"We expect SAWTEE to submit the draft within a week," said Bidari, adding that the department will widely circulate it and incorporate all the feedbacks before finalizing it.
SAWTEE officials drafting the policy said the ITP will aim to promote domestic trade by enhancing the backward and forward linkage that directly support the farmers to get returns from their productions in the longer term.
Surviving Jack Louis Gottschang are sons Thomas Richard of Worcester, MA, John Craig of Sawtee
, GA, and Harry Louis Gottschang of South Vienna, OH; daughter Beth Elyse (Gottschang) Popich of Milford, OH; ten grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Speaking at the regional track 1.5 meeting titled 'Trade and Transport Facilitation Audit in South Asia,' hosted by South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment (SAWTEE
), Nepal, on Monday he said, private sector can play a pro-active role in bringing the SAARC's track-I process back on track.
His latest position was Chief Executive Director of South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment (SAWTEE
) in Nepal.
The South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment (SAWTEE
) recently issued a report that concluded, "About 67 percent of total exports go to India and 66 percent of total imports come from India." Landlocked and sharing a long border with India is not much help for the country as far as developing a more independent trade policy is concerned.
The workshop was jointly organized by National Standardisation Agency, Indonesia (BSN), Sustainable Development Policy Institute(SDPI), Pakistan and South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment(SAWTEE
) supported by Swedish Standards Institute (SIS).