Davos Annual Meeting 2010 - Rethinking Trade and Climate Change

Multilateral efforts to increase international trade and to reduce carbon emissions have surfaced important policy linkages between the two global issues.
How can trade and climate agreements be aligned so that trade becomes a driver for low-carbon growth, rather than carbon becoming the cause of trade conflicts?
Celso Amorim, Minister of Foreign Relations of Brazil
Pascal Lamy, Director-General, World Trade Organization (WTO), Geneva
Doris Leuthard, President of the Swiss Confederation and Federal Councillor of Economic Affairs
Masayuki Naoshima, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of JapanRachid M. Rachid, Minister of Trade and Industry of Egypt
Anand Sharma, Minister of Commerce and Industry of India
Achim Steiner, Executive Director, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Nairobi
Chaired by
Robert Z. Lawrence, Albert L. Williams Professor of Trade and Investment, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, USA; Global Agenda Council on Trade