Trade and Investment

COVID-19 is exacerbating the global trade finance gap

Closed borders meant workers in Kenya had to throw away flowers destined for Europe. Image: REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Violeta Gonzalez Behar

Head, Partnerships, Outreach and Resource Mobilization, Enhanced Integrated Framework Executive Secretariat, World Trade Organization

Anisse Terai

Senior Manager, Policy and Partnerships, International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group

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