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WTO Public Forum panel on digital trade and health





Andrew Staines

Ambassador, Deputy Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the WTO

Andrea Tartakowsky Pezoa

Senior Research and Policy Officer, Pathways for Prosperity Commission

Maíra Flores

Head of Communications, Portal Telemedicina (Brazil)

Nigel Cory

Associate Director, Trade Policy, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, US


Philip Stevens

Executive Director, Geneva Network

Digital services hold enormous potential for improving healthcare delivery around the world, according to a panel convened by Geneva Network and the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation at this year’s WTO Public Forum. However, governance and trade issues need to be resolved to ensure the best management and cross-border flow of data.

Read a full account of the discussion here.

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